Pack Signee Barber Named McDonald's All-American
Feb. 14, 2013
RALEIGH - Future NC State basketball player, Anthony "Cat" Barber has been selected to participate in the 36th annual McDonald's All-American game April 3 in Chicago.
Barber becomes the fourth Wolfpack recruit of head coach Mark Gottfried to be named a McDonald's All-American, joining NC State's current freshman class of Tyler Lewis, Rodney Purvis and T.J. Warren, who were tabbed for the 2012 contest.
The Hampton, Va., product becomes the ninth signee since 2000 and the 17th player in program history to receive the prestigious honor.
Recently, Barber became the Peninsula District's all-time leading scorer with 1,981 points, eclipsing the previous mark by five points, with 20 in Hampton's (19-4) 62-40 victory over Menchville in the district quarterfinals on Tuesday.
NC State McDonald's All-Americans
1979 - Sidney Lowe, Dereck Whittenburg
1982 - Ernie Myers
1984 - Chris Washburn
1985 - Walker Lambiotte
1987 - Chris Corchiani, Rodney Monroe
1999 - Damien Wilkins
2000 - Scooter Sherrill
2001 - Julius Hodge
2005 - Brandon Costner
2007 - J.J. Hickson
2010 - C.J. Leslie
2012 - Anthony Barber