Caroline, Martins named all-league; Johnson 6th Man Award
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Nevada forwards Jordan Caroline and Caleb Martin are first-team selections on the all-Mountain West Conference squad and Jazz Johnson was named the league’s Sixth Man of the Year coming off the bench for the No. 14 Wolf Pack.
Cody Martin was a second-team selection Monday and Johnson received honorable mention as voted by the media.
Utah State’s Neemias Queta edged out Cody Martin and Nevada’s Tre-Shawn Thurman for Defensive Player of the Year.
Caroline set a league record with 44 career double-doubles and finished the season with 18, averaging 17.7 points and 9.6 rebounds per game.
Caleb Martin led Nevada (28-3, 15-3 MWC) in scoring with 19.6 points per game. Cody Martin tied as the MWC assist-leader with 5.1 per game.
Johnson averaged 11 points per game. He ranked second in the league making 44.1 percent of his 3-pointers.