Gerald Henderson receives his first honor from the NABC. The junior from Merion, Pa. is averaging 16.7 points per game to lead the team. He is scoring at a clip of 20.2 points per game in ACC games this season to rank fourth in the league. He also leads the team in blocks (25) and ranks second in rebounding (5.0). He is third on the team in assists (73) and steals (42). He has played in 30 games with 29 starts, scoring 10 or more points in 26 contests with eight 20-point games and one 30-point outing. He also leads the team in dunks (36), charges drawn (17) and three-point plays (7).
The 240 student-athletes, from 24 districts which were realigned this season, are now eligible for the State Farm Coaches' Division I All-America teams, which will be announced on Saturday, April 4, at Hoop City in the COBO Center in Detroit at 10 a.m.