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Niang named 1st team All-American

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Iowa State forward Georges Niang has been named a first team pre-season All-American by the Sporting News.

Niang earned that spot after averaging 15.2 points, 5.4 rebounds, and 3.4 assists last season while helping the Cyclones to a second straight Big 12 Tournament Championship. The Cyclone senior enters the upcoming season with 1,510 career points.

First Team (Sporting News)

Georges Niang (Sr) Iowa State

Ron Baker (Sr) Wichita State

Malcom Brogdon (Sr) Virginia

Nigel Hayes (Jr) Wisconsin

Marcus Paige (Sr) North Carolina

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