James, Dalton All-MWC in basketball
The Rockies wound up having to play on the first day of the MWC tournament, but they had individuals who were shown ample respect by the media covering the MWC.
Justin James and Hayden Dalton were selected All-MWC by the media with Alan Herndon an honorble mention.
Herndon was selected the defensive player of the year and Lou Adams the sixth man.
The MWC coaches will release their selections in the next few days.
The Media Selections
All-Mountain West teams
Player of the Year: Chandler Hutchison, Boise State
Coach of the Year: Eric Musselman, Nevada
Sixth Man of the Year: Louis Adams, Wyoming
Newcomer of the Year: Caleb Martin, Nevada
Freshman of the Year: Brandon McCoy, UNLV
Defensive Player of the Year: Alan Herndon, Wyoming
All-MW first team
Chandler Hutchison, Boise State (7 player of the year votes)
Caleb Martin, Nevada (2)
Jordan Caroline, Nevada
Justin James, Wyoming
Hayden Dalton, Wyoming
All-MW second team
Deshon Taylor, Fresno State
Brandon McCoy, UNLV
Cody Martin, Nevada
Sam Merrill, Utah State
Shakur Juiston, UNLV
All-MW third team
Koby McEwen, Utah State
Jalen McDaniels, San Diego State
Anthony Mathis, New Mexico
Kendall Stephens, Nevada
Ryan Welage, San Jose State
Honorable mention: Antino Jackson, New Mexico; Nico Carvacho, Colorado State; Trevor Lyons, Air Force; Malik Pope, San Diego State; Jordan Johnson, UNLV; Alan Herndon, Wyoming; Bryson Williams, Fresno State; Chris Sengfelder, Boise State; Lexus Williams, Boise State.