Williams-Goss Named CoSIDA Academic All-District
Feb. 9, 2017
SPOKANE, Wash. -- Gonzaga men's basketball's Nigel Williams-Goss was named to the CoSIDA Academic All-District Team announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America on Thursday.
The CoSIDA Academic All-District teams recognize the nation's top student-athletes for their combined performances both athletically and in the classroom. First team Academic All-District honorees advance to the CoSIDA Academic All-America ballot where First, Second and Third-team All-America honors will be selected later this month.
In the classroom, Williams-Goss boasts a 3.84 grade-point average. He recently graduated with an undergraduate degree in psychology. The Happy Valley, Ore. native, is now working on his master's degree.
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.
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.
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