According to Yahoo Sports, Illinois gaurd Malcolm Hill has been named a Second Team All-Big Ten selection by the Associated Press. Hill averaged an incredible 18.6 points, 6.6 rebounds, and 3.3 assists per game this season while shooting 44.2% from the field.
#Illini Malcolm Hill is second team All-Big Ten by Associated Press. Official All-Big Ten teams revealed tonight on BTN. @Malcolmillini21— Illini Basketball (@IlliniMBB) March 7, 2016
The junior guard/forward also reached double figures in all but two games this year, including four separate 30-point performances (his career-high of 39 points came over the weekend at Penn State).
Here are the AP All-Big Ten selections:
- Jarrod Uthoff, Iowa
- Nigel Hayes, Wisconsin
- A.J. Hammons, Purdue
- Yogi Ferrell, Indiana
- Denzel Valentine, Michigan State
- Peter Jok, Iowa
- Matt Costello, Michigan State
- Melo Trimble, Maryland
- Malcolm Hill, Illinois
- Bryn Forbes, Michigan State
Again, these aren't the 'official' All-Conference teams; those will be announced later tonight on the Big Ten Network.
Malcolm Hill has officially been named Second Team All-Big Ten.
Your 2015-16 #B1GMBBall second-team All-Big Ten honorees as selected by media. pic.twitter.com/dveR7UOpel— Big Ten Men's Hoops (@B1GMBBall) March 7, 2016