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Besabe and Cartwright earn Big Ten honors

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IOWA CITY (KWWL) -- Iowa freshman Melsahn Besabe and junior Bryce Cartwright have been named honorable mention All-Big Ten.

Besabe was one of 2 Hawkeyes to play in all 30 contests this season.  The freshman led Iowa in rebounds and blocks, and finished 2nd in scoring with 11.2 points per game.  Besabe was also named to the conference all-freshman team.

Cartwright proved to be one of the best assist men in the country.  The junior led the conference with 123 assists in Big Ten games.  His 5.87 assist per game average was 18th in the country.

Online reporter Mark Woodley

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