Wednesday, March 2, 2011

S. McCallum, Tyler on all-conference teams

Charlotte guard Shannon McCallum has made the all-Atlantic 10's women's second team, while freshman Gabby Tyler made the all-rookie team, the league announced today.

McCallum averages 12.4 points, 5.2 rebounds and 2.7 assists for the 49ers, who open play in the league tournament at 2:30 Friday against UMass at the Tsongas Center in Lowell, Mass.

Tyler, a 6-foot-2 forward, averages 6.3 points and 4.2 rebounds.

Xavier's Amber Harris was named the league's player of the year for a second straight year.

Other honors: Wumi Agunbiade, Duquesne, rookie of the year; Ta'Shia Phillips, Xavier, defensive player of the year; Ashley Prim, Saint Joseph's, sixth player of the year; Ashley Gale, La Salle, most improved; Tonya Cardoza, Temple, coach of the year; Kristin Daugherty, Dayton, student-athlete of the year.


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