Evans Earns More Defensive Honors

Virginia senior point guard Jontel Evans has been named to the 2013 Lefty Driesell Defensive All-America team.

Evans is a two-time member of the All-ACC Defensive team, and finished with 15 steals his senior season.

The list includes Miami's Shane Larkin and Durand Scott, and Florida State's Michael Snaer.

The 2013 Lefty Driesell award will be given to the nation's top defensive player on Friday, at an awards banquet in Atlanta.

2013 LEFTY DRIESELL DEFENSIVE ALL-AMERICA TEAM

Khem Birch 6-9 Fr. UNLV
Tommy Brenton 6-5 Sr. Stony Brook
Will Cherry 6-1 Sr. Montana
Ian Clark 6-3 Sr. Belmont
Aaron Craft 6-2 Jr. Ohio State
Gorgui Dieng 6-11 Jr. Louisville
Jontel Evans 5-11 So. Virginia
Shane Larkin 5-11 So. Miami
Zeke Marshall 7-0 Sr. Akron
Nerlens Noel 6-10 Fr. Kentucky
Chris Obekpa 6-9 Fr. St. John's
Victor Oladipo 6-5 Jr. Indiana
Trevor Releford 6-0 Jr. Alabama
Andre Roberson 6-7 Jr. Colorado
Durand Scott 6-5 Sr. Miami
Marcus Smart 6-4 Fr. Oklahoma State
Michael Snaer 6-5 Sr. Florida State
D.J. Stephens 6-5 Sr. Memphis
Darius Theus 6-3 Sr. VCU
Julian Washburn 6-7 So. UTEP
Jeff Withey 7-0 Sr. Kansas


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