Frank Hassel Named To Mid Major Defensive All-American Team
By ODU Athletics
April 12, 2011
BOSTON (MA) -- Monarch center Frank Hassell (Chesapeake, VA.) has been selected to The 2011 Mid-Major Defensive All-America team as announced by Collegeinsider.com.
Hassell averaged 15.1 points and 9.4 rebounds per game for the Monarchs who were 27-7, captured their second straight CAA Tournament title and advanced to the NCAA Tournament.
Hassell was named MVP of the CAA Tournament along with earning first team All-CAA and NABC All-District 10 honors. He was named SI.com honorable mention All-American and the Collegeinsider.com Riley Wallace All-American.
Hassell completed his career with 1282 career points and 909 career rebounds. He ranks 28th all-time at ODU in scoring and 10th all-time in rebounding. He played 138 career games which is second all-time in school history.
Hassell and his fellow seniors won 97 career games, the best ever at ODU which included two NCAA appearances, a collegeinsider.com post season title and the quarterfinals of the CBI Tournament.
2011 MID-MAJOR DEFENSIVE ALL-AMERICA TEAM
Kwadzo Ahelegbe 6-2 Sr. Northern Iowa Chris Duncan 6-8 Sr. Alabama State Gregory Echenique 6-9 So. Creighton Jamelle Hagins 6-8 So. Delaware Ayron Hardy 6-5 Sr. Jacksonville Trevon Harmon 6-1 Jr. Cleveland State Frank Hassell 6-9 Sr. Old Dominion Eli Holman 6-10 Jr. Detroit Jermaine Mallett 6-3 Sr. Missouri State Kelvin Martin 6-5 Jr. Charleston Southern William Mosley 6-7 Jr. Northwestern State Anthony Nelson 6-1 Sr. Niagara Kyle O'Quinn 6-10 Jr. Norfolk State Lucas O'Rear 6-6 Sr. Northern Iowa Trevor Ottley 6-9 Sr. Middle Tennessee Troy Payne 6-6 Sr. Santa Clara Michael Porrini 6-2 Jr. Kent State Brian Qvale 6-11 Sr. Montana Brett Royster 6-8 Sr. Florida Atlantic Josh Slater 6-3 Sr. Lipscomb Greg Washington 6-10 Sr. Hofstra