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2002-03 Stats:
PPG: 20.1
RPG: 11.8
APG: 3.2

David West
Notes: Three Player of the Year awards, First Team All-American, First Team All-A-10
The Skinny:

West broke a number of records at Xavier in his illustrious career, dominating the Atlantic Ten. He’s an athletic post player who can score with his strength or athleticism on the post, while also being capable at facing the basket. He’s not a great shooter from outside, but his mid-range shot must be respected, and he’s an underrated passer. When he’s on, he owns the glass at the defensive end. He was a big shot-blocker in college, but that isn’t likely to happen at the next level in part because it won’t be his role.

West is a mid-late first round pick. He has the makings of a nice NBA player who could develop into an all-star.

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5/15/03 – Jed Tai – Off to the NBA – Maybe?
5/7/03 – David Francis – Atlantic 10 2002-03 Season Recap
4/4/03 – Morning Dish
4/3/03 – Morning Dish
3/25/03 – Bill Thayer – A Sweet Weekend
3/19/03 – Adam Reich – Any Reason
3/18/03 – Michael Ermitage – My Bracket
3/13/03 – Jed Tai – USBWA Awards
3/11/03 – Michael Ermitage – New Top 16
3/3/03 – David Francis – Atlantic 10 Notebook
2/27/03 – Morning Dish
2/24/03 – David Francis – Atlantic 10 Notebook
2/10/03 – Rick Young – Fantasy Forwards
1/16/03 – Chris Roddy – Atlantic 10 Notebook
1/15/03 – Morning Dish
1/6/03 – Jason Haslam – Atlantic 10 Notebook
1/6/03 – Rainer Sabin – SEC Notebook
1/4/03 – Michael Ermitage – A New Sixteen
1/4/03 – Morning Dish
12/16/02 – Rainer Sabin – SEC Notebook
12/12/02 – Rainer Sabin – SEC Notebook
12/10/02 – Zach Van Hart – Conference USA Notebook
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11/21/02 – Morning Dish
11/12/02 – Chris Silva – Atlantic 10 Preview
11/10/02 – Rick Young – Top 25 Fantasy Players by Position
10/31/02 – Michael Ermitage – Senior Class
10/28/02 – Adam Reich – Dicky V’s Lists
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10/16/02 – Rick Young – Fantasy Hoops 101

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