Williams-Goss Named to Naismith Trophy Top 30 List
Feb. 9, 2017
ATLANTA -- Gonzaga men's basketball's Nigel Williams-Goss was named to the Naismith Trophy Men's College Player of the Year Top 30 List, the Atlanta Tipoff Club released Thursday.
Williams-Goss currently leads Gonzaga in scoring (15.6 points per game), assists (4.8 per game) and steals (1.7 per game). The redshirt junior is second in rebounds (5.7 per game). He ranks ninth in the West Coast Conference in scoring, 13th in rebounds, fifth in assists and third in steals. The Happy Valley, Ore. native is second in the WCC at 87.7 percent from the free-throw line.
Ten semifinalists will be announced March 1, 2017.
The No. 1/1 Zags (24-0, 12-0 West Coast Conference) are at Loyola Marymount Thursday at 7 p.m., before squaring off with No. 20/20 Saint Mary's in Moraga, Calif., Saturday.
2017 Naismith Top 30 Men’s Players List
01/04/2018 - No. 19 Gonzaga overwhelms Pepperdine 89-59
01/04/2018 - Williams a Candidate for Senior CLASS Award
01/02/2018 - MBB Opens the New Year at Pepperdine
12/30/2017 - No. 20 Gonzaga scores 1st 15 points, tops Santa Clara 101-52
12/29/2017 - MBB Closes Out 2017 Against Santa Clara
12/28/2017 - Hachimura, Perkins lead No. 20 Gonzaga over Pacific 81-48
12/26/2017 - MBB Starts Conference Schedule Thursday
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