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Duarte voted Pac-12 player of year, Mobley is the newcomer

March 9, 2021 GMT
FILE - In this Jan. 28, 2021, file photo, Arizona State guard Remy Martin controls the ball during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against California in Tempe, Ariz. Martin is a member of The AP All-Pac-12 first team, announced Tuesday, March 9, 2021. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri, File)
FILE - In this Jan. 28, 2021, file photo, Arizona State guard Remy Martin controls the ball during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against California in Tempe, Ariz. Martin is a member of The AP All-Pac-12 first team, announced Tuesday, March 9, 2021. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri, File)
FILE - In this Jan. 28, 2021, file photo, Arizona State guard Remy Martin controls the ball during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against California in Tempe, Ariz. Martin is a member of The AP All-Pac-12 first team, announced Tuesday, March 9, 2021. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri, File)
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FILE - In this Jan. 28, 2021, file photo, Arizona State guard Remy Martin controls the ball during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against California in Tempe, Ariz. Martin is a member of The AP All-Pac-12 first team, announced Tuesday, March 9, 2021. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri, File)
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FILE - In this Jan. 28, 2021, file photo, Arizona State guard Remy Martin controls the ball during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against California in Tempe, Ariz. Martin is a member of The AP All-Pac-12 first team, announced Tuesday, March 9, 2021. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri, File)

Oregon’s Chris Duarte is The Associated Press player of the year in the Pac-12 Conference and Southern California’s Evan Mobley is the newcomer of the year.

Southern California’s Andy Enfield was chosen as Pac-12 coach of the year by a panel of writers who cover the conference. Results of the voting were released Tuesday.

Duarte, a senior guard from the Dominican Republic, was the Pac-12′s third-leading scorer at 17.3 points per game while leading the Ducks to their second straight Pac-12 regular-season title. He also averaged 4.8 rebounds, 2.2 assists and 1.9 steals per game.

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Mobley was a dominant force during his freshman year, averaging 16.1 points per game while leading the Pac-12 with 8.4 rebounds per game. The 7-footer also led the conference with 2.8 blocked shots per game and was third in shooting percentage at 58%.

Enfield’s team had been picked to finish sixth in the Pac-12 but he brought USC to within a half-game of its first regular-season title since 1985. Led by Mobley, the Trojans finished the regular season 21-6 and were 15-5 in Pac-12 play.

The 2021 AP All-Pac-12 team, with players listed alphabetically with name, school, height, weight, class and hometown (“u-” denotes unanimous selections):

FIRST TEAM

u-Chris Duarte, Oregon, 6-6, 190, Sr, Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic

u-Evan Mobley, USC, 7-0, 215, Fr, Murrieta, California

u-McKinley Wright IV, Colorado, 6-0, 196, Sr, North Robbinsdale, Minnesota

Remy Martin, Arizona State, 6-0, 175, Sr, Chatsworth, California

Oscar da Silva, Stanford, 6-9, 230, Sr, Munich, Germany

SECOND TEAM

James Akinjo, Arizona, 6-1, 185, Jr, Oakland, California

Timmy Allen, Utah, 6-6, 205, Jr, Mesa, Arizona

Ethan Thompson, Oregon State, 6-5, 195, Sr, Los Angeles

Eugene Omoruyi, Oregon, 6-6, 235, Sr, Rexdale, Ontario

Isaac Bonton, Washington State, 6-3, 190, Sr, Portland, Oregon

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Coach of the year – Andy Enfield, Southern California

Player of the year – Chris Duarte, Oregon

Newcomer of the year – Evan Mobley, Southern California

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