Men's Basketball

    Sheehey to Play in Reese's Division I College All-Star Game

    Go Hoosiers! Will Sheehey
    Go Hoosiers!
    Will Sheehey
    Go Hoosiers!

    April 1, 2014

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - Indiana University graduating senior Will Sheehey (Stuart, Fla./Sagemont) will represent the Cream and Crimson one last time as a member of the East Squad at the Reese's Division I College All-Star Game Friday in Dallas as part of the Final Four Festivities. The game will be played at AT&T Stadium at 4:30 p.m. and will air on CBS at Noon the following day. Rosters were announced today by the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC).

    Sheehey, a four-year letterwinner, finished his career 37th on the school's all-time scoring list with 1,120 points. This past season he was an honorable mention All-Big Ten pick after averaging 11.4 points and 4.0 rebounds. He was the 2013 Big Ten Sixth Man of the Year.

    "It's always an honor to represent Indiana University," said Sheehey. "I'm excited to get a chance to play one more time on such a big stage with some outstanding players and I appreciate the NABC for the opportunity."

    The game has been played since 1963 and Sheehey is the 13th Hoosier to participate in the event. Other former Hoosier standouts who played in the game include:

    Jimmy Rayl (1963)
    Tom Van Arsdale (1965)
    Joby Wright (1972)
    Steve Green (1975)
    John Laskowski (1975)
    Scott May (1976)
    Quinn Buckner (1976)
    Wayne Radford (1978)
    Mike Woodson (1980)
    Randy Wittman (1983)
    Greg Graham (1993)
    Marco Killingsworth (2006)


    Full Release from NABC below...

    NABC Announces Rosters For Reese's® Division I College All-Star Game Friday at AT&T Stadium

    The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) today announced rosters for the 2014 Reese's® Division I College All-Star game, which will be played as part of Final Four Friday® at the 2014 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship. Reese's is the official candy partner of the NCAA.

    The Reese's Division I College All-Star game will be played at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, beginning at 4:30 p.m. The teams are composed of senior student-athletes in NCAA Division I.

     

     

    The game will be telecast on a tape delay on Saturday, April 5, from 12-2 p.m. EDT on CBS.

    Stanford University coach Johnny Dawkins will coach the West All-Stars while University of Maryland head coach Mark Turgeon will coach the East All-Stars.

    Here are the rosters for the 2014 Reese's Division I College All-Star game:

    Reese's WEST ALL-STAR TEAM (Coach: Johnny Dawkins, Stanford)

    NAME	                   HT/WT	POS	College/University	Hometown
    Davion Berry	          6-4/185	G	Weber State	        Oakland, Calif.
    Joe Jackson	          6-1/174	G	Memphis	                Memphis, Tenn.
    Neil Watson	         5-11/170	G	Southern Mississippi	Kansas City, Mo.
    Drew Crawford	          6-5/215	G	Northwestern	        Naperville, Ill.
    Jaye Crockett             6-7/210	F	Texas Tech	        Clovis, N.M.
    Cameron Clark	          6-7/211	F	Oklahoma	        Sherman, Texas
    Cory Jefferson	          6-9/220	F	Baylor	                Killeen, Texas
    Shawn Jones	          6-8/236	F	Middle Tennessee	Hialeah, Fla.
    Sam Dower, Jr.	          6-9/243	C	Gonzaga	                Minneapolis, Minn.
    Christian Standhardinger  6'4/195	F	Hawaii	                Munich, Germany
    Garrick Sherman	          6-11/255	C	Notre Dame	        Kenton, Ohio
    
    Reese's EAST ALL-STAR TEAM (Coach: Mark Turgeon, University of Maryland)
    NAME	                   HT/WT	POS	College/University	Hometown
    Karvel Anderson	          6-2/190	G	Robert Morris	        Elkhart, Ind.
    Langston Hall	          6-4/180	G	Mercer	                Atlanta, Ga.
    Markel Starks	          6-2/175	G	Georgetown	        Accokeek, Md.
    Pendarvis Williams	  6-6/195	G	Norfolk State	        Philadelphia, Pa.
    Dwayne Evans              6-6/230	F	Saint Louis	        Bolingbrook, Ill.
    Will Sheehey	          6-7/200	F	Indiana	                Stuart, Fla.
    Juvonte Reddic	          6-9/250	F	VCU	                Winston-Salem, N.C.
    Jerrelle Benimon	  6-8/245	F	Towson	                Warrenton, Va.
    Halil Kanacevic	          6-8/255	F	Saint Joseph's	        Staten Island, N.Y.
    Talib Zanna	          6-9/230	C	Pittsburgh	        Kaduna, Nigeria
    

    Reese's Division I All-Star Game Coaches

    Johnny Dawkins, Stanford University
    In his sixth year at Stanford, Dawkins led the Cardinal to the third round of the NCAA tournament this season with a 23-13 record, which included a second round NCAA upset of Kansas. Dawkins is a member of the NABC board of directors and the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Ethics Coalition. Named one of the 50 greatest players in the history of the Atlantic Coast Conference, Dawkins was a two-time consensus All-America at Duke and the winner of the 1986 Naismith Trophy. He was an assistant coach for Mike Krzyzewski for 11 seasons at Duke.

    Mark Turgeon, University of Maryland
    Turgeon, who just completed his third season at the University of Maryland, will lead the Terrapins' transition from the ACC to the Big Ten in 2014-15. Prior to moving to Maryland, the two-time Big 12 coach of the year led Texas A&M to four consecutive NCAA tournaments. In seven years as head coach at Wichita State, he guided the Shockers to the NCAA Sweet 16 in 2006. A point guard for coach Larry Brown at Kansas, Turgeon was the first player in Jayhawks' history to play in four straight NCAA tournaments.

    About the National Association of Basketball Coaches
    Located in Kansas City, Missouri, the NABC was founded in 1927 by Forrest "Phog" Allen, the legendary basketball coach at the University of Kansas. Allen, a student of James Naismith, the inventor of basketball, organized coaches into this collective group to serve as Guardians of the Game. The NABC currently has nearly 5,000 members consisting primarily of university and college men's basketball coaches. All members of the NABC are expected to uphold the core values of being a Guardian of the Game by bringing attention to the positive aspects of the sport of basketball and the role coaches play in the academic and athletic lives of today's student-athletes. The four core values of being a Guardian of the Game are advocacy, leadership, service and education. Additional information about the NABC, its programs and membership, can be found at www.nabc.org.

    About The Hershey Company
    The Hershey Company (NYSE: HSY) is the largest producer of quality chocolate in North America and a global leader in chocolate and sugar confectionery. Headquartered in Hershey, PA, The Hershey Company has operations throughout the world and more than 12,000 employees. With revenues of nearly $6 billion, Hershey offers confectionery products under more than 25 brand names, including such iconic brands as Hershey's, Reese's, Hershey's Kisses, Hershey's Bliss, Hershey's Special Dark and Hershey's Extra Dark, Kit Kat, Twizzlers, and Ice Breakers. Hershey also is a leader in the premium and artisan chocolate segments, with such brands as Scharffen Berger and Dagoba, offered through the Artisan Confections Company, a wholly owned subsidiary. The company is focused on growing its presence in key international markets such as China and Mexico while continuing to build its competitive advantage in the United States and Canada.

    For more than 100 years, The Hershey Company has been a leader in making a positive difference in the communities where its employees live, work and do business. Corporate Social Responsibility is an integral part of the company's global business strategy, which includes goals and priorities focused on fair and ethical business dealings, environmental stewardship, fostering a desirable workplace for employees, and positively impacting society and local communities. Milton Hershey School, established in 1909 by the company's founder and administered by Hershey Trust Company, provides a quality education, housing, and medical care at no cost to children in social and financial need. Students of Milton Hershey School are direct beneficiaries of The Hershey Company's success.

    About the NCAA
    The NCAA is a membership-led nonprofit association of colleges and universities committed to supporting academic and athletic opportunities for more than 400,000 student-athletes at more than 1,000 member colleges and universities. Each year, more than 54,000 student-athletes compete in NCAA championships in Divisions I, II and III sports. Visit www.ncaa.org and www.ncaa.com for more details about the Association, its goals and members and corporate partnerships that help support programs for student-athletes.

    NCAA is a trademark of the National Collegiate Athletic Association.


       

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