TUCSON, Ariz. ?- Ivan Radenovic and Marcus Williams were named the Arizona men’s basketball co-most valuable players as part of the awards presented Monday night at the team’s annual awards banquet held at the Westin La Paloma Resort & Spa.
Radenovic, a 6-foot-10, 240-pound senior forward from
Williams, a 6-foot-7, 205-pound sophomore forward from
Mustafa Shakur earned the co-Captains award with Radenovic and claimed the Most Assists and Most Steals honors. Other players honored included Bret Brielmaier, Most Inspirational; Daniel Dillon, Best Defensive Player; Chase Budinger, Outstanding Freshman; Fendi Onobun, Academic Award; Jordan Hill, Most Improved; David Bagga and Nic Wise, Coaches Award.
The awards presented at the banquet were as follows:
Best Defensive Player: Daniel Dillon
Most Improved: Jordan Hill
Academic Award: Fendi Onobun
Outstanding Freshman: Chase Budinger
Most Steals: Mustafa Shakur
Highest Free Throw Percentage: Ivan Radenovic
The Wildcats (20-10 overall, 11-7 Pac-10) are next in action on Friday, March 16, vs. Purdue in the first round of the NCAA Midwest Region in New Orleans, La.