Feb. 5, 2009
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. --- University of New Mexico guard Amy Beggin was named to the ESPN the Magazine Academic All-District VI Women's Basketball Team today, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
The junior from Maplewood, Minn., carries a 3.74 grade point average in Journalism and Mass Communications. Beggin is one of three women's Mountain West Conference student-athletes recognized by CoSIDA.
Beggin is having the best season of her career to this point and has led New Mexico to a 16-5 start. Beggin has started every game at point guard and averages 15.3 points and 4.9 rebounds per game.
The 2009 ESPN the Magazine Academic All-America Women's Basketball Team will be announced on Tuesday, Feb. 24.