It was announced by the Big 12 Conference on Wednesday that West Virginia guard Taz Sherman was named to the All-Big 12 Honorable Mention list for the 2021-22 season.
#WVU G Taz Sherman makes the All-Big 12 Honorable Mention list for the 2021-22 season
— Ethan Bock (@ethanbock_) October 13, 2021
Sherman is the only Mountaineer to make any of the pre-season Big 12 teams. The fifth year senior will returning to the Mountaineers for his third season.
In the 2020-21 season, Sherman averaged 13.4 points, 1.8 rebounds and 1.4 assists. The Missouri City, Texas native shot 41 percent from the field and 35 percent from three.
Full list of the pre-season Big 12 award recipients:
Preseason Player of the Year
Remy Martin, Kansas, G, 6-0, 175, Sr., Burbank, Calif.
Preseason Newcomer of the Year
Marcus Carr, Texas, G, 6-2, 195, Sr., Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Preseason Freshman of the Year
Kendall Brown, Baylor, G/F, 6-8, 205, Cottage Grove, Minn.
Preseason All-Big 12 Team
Matthew Mayer, Baylor, G/F, 6-9, 225, Sr., Austin, Texas/Westlake
Ochai Agbaji, Kansas, G, 6-5, 215, Sr., Kansas City, Mo./Oak Park
Remy Martin, Kansas, G, 6-0, 175, Sr., Burbank, Calif /Sierra Canyon/Arizona State
David McCormack, Kansas, F, 6-10, 250, Sr., Norfolk, Va./Oak Hill Academy
Marcus Carr, Texas, G, 6-2, 195, Sr., Toronto, Ontario, Canada/Montverde Acad./Pittsburgh/Minnesota
Terrence Shannon, Jr., Texas Tech, G, 6-6, 215, Jr., Chicago, Ill./Lincoln Park
A tie resulted in an extra position on the team.
Honorable Mention (listed alphabetically by school):
James Akinjo (Baylor), Avery Anderson (Oklahoma State), Moussa Cisse (Oklahoma State), Mike Miles (TCU), Andrew Jones (Texas), Tre Mitchell (Texas), Taz Sherman (West Virginia).
(Top Photo: Dale Sparks)