UD's Devon Saddler Named To Lou Henson Mid-Major All-America Team
BOSTON, Mass. -- University of
Delaware men's basketball senior guard Devon Saddler was named to the
2014 Lou Henson Mid-Major All-America Team and is a finalist for the
Mid-Major Player of the Year award, it was announced Monday.
Saddler recently wrapped up an
outstanding four-year career at UD in which the Aberdeen, Md. native set
a school record by scoring 2,222 points, the third highest total among
all current Division I players.
A first team All-Colonial Athletic
Association pick and an NABC All-District selection in each of the last
two seasons, Saddler ranked second in the league and is currently 31st
in the nation this season by averaging 19.7
points per game. He also led the conference with 37.0 minutes played
while ranking fourth with 3.6 assists per contest and a 1.7
Saddler reached double figures in all but one game this season, and surpassed the 20-point mark 15
times on the year. He averaged 15.7 points per game during the Blue
Hens' run through the CAA Tournament, earning CAA All-Tournament
In addition to his points total,
Saddler also ended his career as Delaware's career leader with 124 games
played, 1,749 field goal attempts, 534 free throws made, 713 free
throws attempted, and 4,456 minutes played.
The winner of the 2014 Lou Henson Award will be announced at the CollegeInsider.com Awards Banquet on April 4 in Dallas, site of the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship.