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Achiuwa, Edwards Named to NJCAA All-America Team

Tuesday, April 05, 2011

BUFFALO, N.Y. - April 5 - Erie Community College's God's Gift Achiuwa (Port Harcourt, River States, Nigeria/Sure Foundation) and Tyshawn Edwards (Buffalo/Grover Cleveland) were chosen to the NJCAA Division II men's basketball team.

Achiuwa was a first-team selection while Edwards was chosen to the third team.

Achiuwa, a third-team All-America selection in 2010, ranked in the NJCAA DII's top 20 in scoring, rebounding and blocked shot. He ranked ninth in points at 22.3 points per game, 10th with 11.6 rebounds per game and 17th with 2.2 blocked shots per contest. Achiuwa finished his career with 1,092 points and 765 rebounds.

Edwards ranked 22nd in scoring at 20.25 points per game, scoring 648 points this season. He was named the most valuable player of the Cole's/Brennan's Tournament and TJ Memorial Classic.

ECC finished fourth at the NJCAA Division II Tournament and posted a 28-4 record.


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