Reigning Big West Conference MVP Orlando Johnson was named yesterday to the Rivals.com Mid-Major Preseason All-American Team for the 2010-2011 season.
This past season, the sophomore from Seaside averaged 18 ppg and 5.4 rpg. He was named Big West MVP, Big West All-1st Team, Big West Tournament MVP, Big West Tournament All-Tournament Team, Lou Henson All-American, AP All-American, and All-District. He led the Gauchos to a 20-10 record and a dance ticket with the Ohio State Buckeyes.
Orlando will be joined on the team by some premier Mid-Major players. The team includes:
- Elias Harris, Gonzaga
- Ryan Rossiter, Siena
- Charles Jenkins, Hofstra
- Shelvin Mack, Butle
Orlando throws it down vs. Ohio State!