March 11, 2013
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. - In a vote of the 12 Conference coaches, University of Washington's C.J. Wilcox was named second team All-Conference, Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott announced Monday.
California junior guard Allen Crabbe has been named the 2012-13 Pac-12 Men's Basketball Player of the Year; Arizona State guard Jahii Carson and UCLA guard Shabazz Muhammad have been named Pac-12 Co-Freshman of the Year; Colorado junior forward André Roberson has been named the Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Year; Stanford junior forward Dwight Powell has been named Pac-12 Most Improved Player of the Year; and Dana Altman of Oregon is the John Wooden Coach of the Year
Wilcox, who was honorable mention in 2012 as a sophomore and was a member of the 2011 All-Freshman team, led Washington in scoring, minutes played and 3-point makes. The junior was also second in blocks and third in assists.
His 16.8 points per game ranked sixth in the Pac-12 and his 2.1 3-point makes per game was third. The Pleasant Grove, Utah native also ranked 7th in the conference averaging 34.7 minutes per game, 12th with 1.1 blocks and 8th in free throw percentage (.804).
Wilcox also made his mark in UW single season history. He scored 20 or more points 13 times - tying for ninth in UW history. His 520 points are tied for 26th most in a season.
On the Huskies' career lists, he ranks third all-time with 202 3-point makes and is 24th all-time in scoring with 1,243 points.
Wilcox is the 16th Husky to earn first- or second-team all-conference honors during Lorenzo Romar's 11 years as Washington head coach.