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UH-Hilo’s Smith takes PacWest basketball honors


First-team all-Pacific West Conference basketball honors went to University of Hawaii at Hilo forward Justin Smith for the second time in two years.

The senior from Los Angeles, Calif. led the Vulcans to a 16-11 record and a fifth place finish in the PacWest with an 8-8 record.

Smith averaged 18.4 points and 7.1 rebounds per game during the season and 18.9 points and 6.4 rebounds during the conference stretch.

Second-team honors were given to guard Andrew Gipson. The senior from Oakland, Calif. averaged 9.7 points and 3.4 rebounds per game and dished out 122 assists.

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