Giddens Named High-Major All-American by CollegeHoops.net
Courtesy: New Mexico Athletics  
Release:  03/25/2008
Courtesy: New Mexico Athletics

March 25, 2008

  • CollegeHoops.net High Major All-American Team

    University of New Mexico senior J.R. Giddens was named high-major All-American by CollegeHoops.net today. Giddens led the Mountain West Conference in scoring (18.3 ppg) and rebounding (8.3 rpg) during league games while guiding the Lobos to a 24-9 record (11-5 MWC).

    Giddens received third team consideration from the web-based publication.

    Giddens honors for the 2007-08 season included:
    CollegeHoops.net 3rd Team High-Major All-American
    USBWA District VIII Payer of the Year
    NABC 1st Team All-District
    MWC co-Player of the Year
    1st Team All-MWC
    5-Time MWC Player of the Week

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