Hunsaker named to NABC All-District Team

Holton Hunsaker

March 12, 2014

NABC All-District Teams

LAS VEGAS, Nev. -- As Utah Valley University preps for its first WAC Tournament, senior point guard Holton Hunsaker added another honor to his resume on Wednesday when he was named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) All-District 6 second team. The team is voted on by the member coaches of the NABC.

Hunsaker, who becomes the first UVU player to be named NABC All-District, was named also named first team all-WAC on Sunday after leading the Wolverines to a WAC regular season championship and the top seed in this week's tournament in Las Vegas. The Wolverines open play Thursday at noon PT against No. 8 Texas-Pan American.

Hunsaker's list of accolades from this season also includes second team Capital One Academic All-America, Academic All-District 8 and a candidate for the Senior CLASS Award. His career accomplishments include being a four-time all-conference selection, a two-time Academic All-District team member, the 2012 Great West Conference Scholar Athlete of the Year, and he was also named to the Division I-AAA Athletic Directros Association Scholar Athlete Team in 2012-13.

The NABC All-District 6 team is comprised of players from the nine-team WAC and the 11-team Big Sky Conference.