Nov 6, 2001
By The Associated Press
The Associated Press' 2001-02 preseason All-America team, with school, year, height, position, votes from a 72-member national media panel and averages from last season:
Jason Williams, Duke, jr, g, 72, 21.6 pts, 6.1 asts.
Kareem Rush, Missouri, jr, f, 47, 21.1 pts, 6.7 rebs.
Tayshaun Prince, Kentucky, sr, f, 46, 16.9 pts, 6.5 rebs.
Casey Jacobsen, Stanford, jr, g, 45, 18.1 pts, 4.0 rebs.
Frank Williams, Illinois, jr, g, 31, 14.9 pts, 4.4 asts.
Others receiving votes
(in alphabetical order)
Lonny Baxter, Maryland, Troy Bell, Boston College, Carlos Boozer, Duke, Caron Butler, Connecticut, Sam Clancy, Southern California.
Nick Collison, Kansas, Josh Davis, Wyoming, Dan Dickau, Gonzaga, Juan Dixon, Maryland, Chris Duhon, Duke.
Mike Dunleavy, Duke, Ronald Dupree, LSU, Reggie Evans, Iowa, Drew Gooden, Kansas, Udonis Haslem, Florida.
Jason Kapono, UCLA, Chris Marcus, Western Kentucky, Brett Nelson, Florida, Marvin O'Connor, Saint Joseph's, Luke Recker, Iowa, Preston Shumpert, Syracuse.