Trapani earns All-ACC third-team honors

March 08, 2010 - 3:45 pm

It'€™s been an up-and-down season for the BC men'€™s basketball team, but one its own was awarded with some regular-season hardware. On Monday, junior forward Joe Trapani was named to the All-ACC third team by the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association. Trapani has been a consistent player for the Eagles, posting 13.3 points and 5.8 rebounds in 15 conference games. On the season, Trapani is leading the Eagles in points (14.6), rebounds (6.4) and 3-point percentage (35.7). Trapani grabbed 38 votes to gain recognition on the third team. The Eagles (15-15, 6-10 ACC) will play Virginia in the first round of the ACC tournament on Thursday at noon. Here are the All-ACC teams, with votes in parentheses: First team Greivis Vasquez, Maryland (159) Jon Scheyer, Duke (159) Malcolm Delaney, Virginia Tech (159) Trevor Booker, Clemson (137) Kyle Singler, Duke (134) Second team Al-Farouq Aminu, Wake Forest (126) Nolan Smith, Duke (104) Sylven Landesberg, Virginia (95) Tracy Smith, N.C. State (82) Ishmael Smith, Wake Forest (76) Third team Gani Lawal, Georgia Tech (73) Dorenzo Hudson, Virginia Tech (51) Chris Singleton, Florida State (50) Joe Trapani, Boston College (38) Solomon Alabi, Florida State (30) ACC All-Rookie Team Derrick Favors, Georgia Tech (52) Jordan Williams, Maryland (51) Durand Scott, Miami (44) C.J. Harris, Wake Forest (41) Michael Snaer, Florida State (35) ACC All-Defensive Team Chris Singleton, Florida State (48) Solomon Alabi, Florida State (39) Trevor Booker, Clemson (21) Lance Thomas, Duke (17) L.D. Williams, Wake Forest (16)