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RECORDS & ACHIEVEMENTS

CONFERENCE HONORS BIG EAST SPECIALTY AWARDS

BIG EAST STAT CHAMPIONS

Big g East’s 50 Greatest Players y Charles Smith, No. 8

Scoring g Champion p Clyde Vaughan (22.0), 1982-83

Big g East Player y of the Year Y Charles Smith, 1987-88 Brandin Knight (co), 2001-02 DeJuan Blair (co), 2008-09

Rebounding g Champion p Jerome Lane (14.0), 1986-87 Jerome Lane (11.6), 1987-88 Isaac Hawkins (9.7), 1997-98 Aaron Gray (10.5), 2005-06 DeJuan Blair (12.4), 2008-09

Freshman of the Year Y Charles Smith, 1984-85 Sean Miller, 1987-88 Brian Shorter, 1988-89 Chris Taft, 2003-04 DeJuan Blair (co), 2007-08 Most Improved p Player y Ricardo Greer (co), 1999-00 Brandin Knight, 2001-02 Carl Krauser, 2003-04 Aaron Gray, 2005-06 Sam Young, 2007-08 Ashton Gibbs, 2009-10 Coach of the Year Y Ben Howland, 2001-02 Jamie Dixon, 2003-04 Sportsmanship p p Award Jaron Brown, 2003-04 Ronald Ramon (co), 2007-08 Brad Wanamaker, 2010-11

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Assist Champion p Darelle Porter (7.6), 1989-90 Levance Fields (7.5), 2008-09

ALL-BIG EAST First Team T Jerome Lane, 1986-87 Charles Smith, 1986-87 Charles Smith, 1987-88 Brian Shorter, 1988-89 Brian Shorter, 1989-90 Brandin Knight, 2001-02 Chevon Troutman, 2004-05 Aaron Gray, 2005-06 Aaron Gray, 2006-07 Sam Young, 2007-08 DeJuan Blair, 2008-09 Sam Young, 2008-09 Ashton Gibbs, 2010-11 Second Team T Clyde Vaughan, 1983-84 Jerome Lane, 1987-88 Brian Shorter, 1990-91 Sean Miller, 1991-92 Jerry McCullough, 1992-93 Jaime Peterson, 1994-95 Vonteego Cummings, 1996-97 Vonteego Cummings, 1997-98 Ricardo Greer, 1999-00 Ricardo Greer, 2000-01 Brandin Knight, 2002-03 Jaron Brown, 2003-04 Carl Krauser, 2003-04 Carl Krauser, 2004-05 Carl Krauser, 2005-06 Levance Fields, 2006-07 Ashton Gibbs, 2009-10 Brad Wanamaker, 2010-11 Third Team T Clyde Vaughan, 1982-83 Charles Smith, 1984-85 Charles Smith, 1985-86 Demetreus Gore, 1985-86 Jason Matthews, 1988-89 Jason Matthews, 1989-90 Jason Matthews, 1990-91 Darren Morningstar, 1991-92 Jerry McCullough, 1993-94 Eric Mobley, 1993-94 Vonteego Cummings, 1998-99 Isaac Hawkins, 1998-99 Julius Page, 2002-03 Chevon Troutman, 2002-03 Chris Taft, 2003-04 Levance Fields, 2008-09

Julius Page was named the 2003 Big East Championship Most Valuable Player. Pittsburgh captured its first-ever Big East Championship and made its third consecutive appearance in the title game.

Honorable Mention Jaron Brown, 2001-02 Julius Page, 2001-02 Ontario Lett, 2002-03 Julius Page, 2003-04

Ricardo Greer was named co-Big East Most Improved Player in 1999-00. He was the first of five Pitt players to win the honor over nine seasons.

Chris Taft, 2004-05 DeJuan Blair, 2007-08

BIG EAST ALL-ROOKIE TEAM All Freshman/Rookie Team T Charles Smith, 1984-85 Rod Brookin, 1986-87 Bobby Martin, 1987-88 Jason Matthews, 1987-88 Sean Miller, 1987-88 Orlando Antigua, 1991-92 Ricardo Greer, 1997-98 Chris Taft, 2003-04 Ronald Ramon, 2004-05 Sam Young, 2005-06 DeJuan Blair, 2007-08

BIG EAST ACADEMIC AWARDS Big g East/Aeropostale p ScholarAthlete of the Year Y Joey David, 1984-85 Darren Morningstar, 1992 Aaron Gray, 2006-07

BIG EAST ALL-TOURNAMENT Most Valuable Player y Julius Page, 2002-03 Sam Young, 2007-08

Charles Smith is a three-time All-Region selection by both the NABC and USBWA. He helped guide Pittsburgh to Big East regular season crowns in 1986-87 and 1987-88.

2011-12 Pitt Men's Basketball Media Guide  
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