DaQuan Brooks named to d3hoops.com Pre-Season All-American Team

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DANBURY, CT (Oct. 24) — Western Connecticut State University senior guard DaQuan Brooks (Atlanta, GA) has been named to the 2011-12 d3hoops.com Pre-Season All-American Third Team.

A year ago, Brooks averaged 21.8 points and dished out 112 assists for the 22-6 Colonials. They advanced to the second round of the NCAA Division III national tournament during his junior campaign. The two-time Little East Conference Player of the Year is the only member of the team from the LEC.

2012 Pre-Season Men's All-America team

The D3hoops.com preseason All-America team is chosen from previous years' All-American and All-Region nominations. 

First Team

 

 

 

Pos.

Player

School

Yr.

Hometown

G

Lamonte Thomas

Johnson and Wales

Sr.

Providence, R.I.

G

James Wang

Williams

Sr.

Sydney, Australia

F

Tim McCrary

Wheaton (Ill.)

Sr.

Wilmette, Ill.

F

Ryan Sharry

Middlebury

Sr.

Braintree, Mass.

C

Noel Hollingsworth

MIT

Jr.

Salt Lake City, Utah 


Second Team

Pos.

Player

School

Yr.

Hometown

G

Georgio Milligan

Franklin and Marshall

Sr. 

Spring Valley, N.Y. 

G

Trevor Halter

Marietta

Sr.

Malvern, Ohio

G

Joe Meehan

Lebanon Valley

Sr.

Harleysville, Pa.

F

Chris Blees

Claremont-Mudd-Scripps

Sr.

Carmichael, Calif.

F

Spencer Liddic

Muhlenberg

Sr.

Clarks Summit, Pa.


Third Team

Pos.

Player

School

Yr.

Hometown

G

Corey Lemons

Cabrini

Jr.

Wilmington, Del.

G

DaQuan Brooks

Western Connecticut

Sr.

Atlanta, Ga.

F

Aris Wurtz

Ripon

Sr.

Waupun, Wis.

F

Jon Ward

Ursinus

Jr.

Allentown, Pa.

F

Brian Clark

Salem State

Sr.

Deerfield, Mass.


Fourth Team

Pos.

Player

School

Yr.

Hometown

G

Matt Addison

Hardin-Simmons

Sr.

Killeen, Texas

G

Asmar Capers

Drew

Sr.

Bridgewater, N.J.

F

Harrison George

Hampden-Sydney

Jr.

Raleigh, N.C. 

F

Tyler White

Wilmington

Sr.

Cincinnati, Ohio

C

Kevin Knab

Marietta

Sr.

Lakewood, Ohio


Honorable Mention

Pos.

Player

School

Yr.

Hometown

G

John DiBartolomeo

Rochester

Jr.

Westport, Conn.

G

Pedro Burgos

Rutgers-Newark

Sr.

Fort Lee, N.J.

G

Shane Manor

UW-River Falls

Sr.

Altoona, Wis.

F

Landon Gamble

North Central (Ill.)

So.

Joliet, Ill.

F

Chad Burridge

Oswego State

Sr.

Hannibal, N.Y.