Feb. 22, 2006
WORCESTER, Mass. - Holy Cross senior guard Kevin Hamilton (Queens Village, N.Y.) has been named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches All-District I second team. Hamilton becomes the fourth Crusader to earn All-District honors from the NABC since 1995, with the others being Rob Feaster (1995), Josh Sankes (2001) and Patrick Whearty (2003).
During the 2005-2006 season, Hamilton has averaged 17.7 points, 6.4 rebounds, 3.4 assists and 3.3 steals per game. He leads both the team and the Patriot League in scoring, rebounds and steals, while ranking second on the team and fifth in the conference in assists. Hamilton also has 86 total steals on the year, standing six away from the Holy Cross single season record, and eight away from the Patriot League single season mark.
Over the course of his Holy Cross career, Hamilton has totaled 1,406 points, 543 rebounds, 288 assists and 276 steals. He is the all-time Holy Cross and Patriot League leader in steals, and also holds the school record for most career three-point field goals made (216).
The 150 players, from 15 districts, named to the NABC All-District teams, are now eligible for the NABC Division I All-America teams, to be announced at the conclusion of the 2005-2006 season.
Holy Cross (16-11 overall, 9-3 Patriot League) returns to action tonight, when it travels to Colgate for a 7:00 p.m. game.
For a complete list of the 2005-2006 NABC All-District teams in PDF format, click here.