T.J. Warren Named AP Second Team All-America
March 31, 2014
After being named All-American by The Sporting News and the NABC, T.J. Warren has added second team Associated Press All-America honors to his standout sophomore season.
Warren, who helped NC State to its third straight trip to the NCAA Tournament, ranks third in the nation with 24.9 points per game. He led the nation in made field goals per game (9.7) and set a single-season NC State record with 871 points. Also the ACC's leader in field goal percentage (.525), Warren is just the third player in ACC history to lead the conference in scoring and field goal percentage during the same season.
The 6-8 sophomore forward also set a school record my scoring at least 20 points in 31 games this season. Warren finished the season with 19 straight outings with at least 20 points. He was at his best at the end of the regular season, scoring 41 points on 16-for-22 shooting in a win at Pittsburgh before exploding for a career-high 42 points vs. Boston College.
Warren's season also featured nine games with 30 or more points, including standout performances against North Carolina (36 points) and Wake Forest (34 points).
Warren becomes NC State's 19th player to garner All-American honors. He is joined on the AP's second team by Arizona's Nick Johnson, Michigan's Nik Stauskas, Iowa State's Melvin Ejim and Andrew Wiggins of Kansas.
2014 WARREN ACCOLADES