His late season slump kept him off the first team, but Jordan Hamilton's outstanding overall season has landed him on the US Basketball Writers All-American Second Team. After an inconsistent freshman season, Hamilton rebounded to become one of the nation's best overall players, and a terrific team player on a Top 10 Texas squad. In 32 minutes per game, Hamilton averaged 18.6 points and 7.6 rebounds per game. He shot 39% from downtown and 44% overall.
2010-11 USBWA MEN'S ALL-AMERICA TEAM
Jimmer Fredette, BYU, G, 6-2, 195, Sr., Glens Falls, N.Y.
JaJuan Johnson, Purdue, F/C, 6-10, 221, Sr., Indianapolis, Ind.
Nolan Smith, Duke, G, 6-2, 185, Sr., Upper Marlboro, Md.
Jared Sullinger, Ohio State, F, 6-9, 280, Fr., Columbus, Ohio
Kemba Walker, Connecticut, G, 6-1, 172, Jr., Bronx, N.Y.
Kenneth Faried, Morehead State, F/C, 6-8, 228, Sr., Newark, N.J.
Jordan Hamilton, Texas, G/F, 6-7, 220, So., Compton, Calif.
Ben Hansbrough, Notre Dame, G, 6-3, 203, Sr., Poplar Bluff, Mo.
Marcus Morris, Kansas, F, 6-9, 235, Jr., Philadelphia, Pa.
Derrick Williams, Arizona, F, 6-8, 241, So., La Mirada, Calif.