Graham is first-team NABC NCAA II West All-District pick
March 13, 2009
BELLINGHAM, Wash. - Western Washington University guard Ira Graham (Sr., Fontana, CA) was a first-team selection on the National Association of Basketball Coaches NCAA Division II West All-District men's basketball squad announced today.
Graham is averaging 18.7 points on 53.3 percent field-goal shooting, 3.2 assists and 1.2 steals. He has scored double figures in all but two games this season.
A four-year letter winner, who has started every game for the Vikings over the last three seasons, Graham has scored 1,436 career points, tying him for eighth place among school leaders.
Graham already has been named the Great Northwest Athletic Conference Player of the Year and was a first-team Daktronics West Region all-star.
Western was ranked No.23 in the latest NABC/NCAA II Top 25 Poll and clinched the school's first outright GNAC title last Saturday with an 85-68 win over arch-rival Central Washington.
The 21-5 Vikings host Seattle Pacific tonight (7 p.m.) in an opening-round game of the NCAA II West Sub-Regional on Haggen Court in Sam Carver Gymnasium.
NABC NCAA Division II All-District - West
First Team Larry Gordon, Cal Poly Pomona Lucas Alves, Brigham Young Hawaii Brandon Brown, Cal State San Bernardino Michael Hernandez, Cal State Dominguez Hills Ira Graham, Western Washington Jake Linton, Saint Martin's
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