Sasa Cuic Named to BCA Invitational All-Tournament Team

Nov. 23, 2004

Corvallis, Ore. - Oregon State University freshman forward Sasa Cuic was named to the five-member Black Coaches Association Invitational All-Tournament team last week.

The 6-10 native of Rijeka, Croatia led Oregon State to wins over Siena and Elon in the three-game tournament. Cuic averaged 20.7 points, which included making 23 of 24 free throw attempts.

Cuic's 20.7 average is the highest to start the season for a true freshman since Steve Johnson averaged 25.3 to open the 1976-77 campaign.

Oregon State returns to action Fri., Nov. 26 at UNLV. The Beavers open home regular season play Wed., Dec. 1 against the University of Portland Pilots.