Senior forward DeShawn Sims (Detroit, Mich./Pershing) took home the BILL BUNTIN MOST VALUABLE PLAYER AWARD and generously asked to share the honor with junior guard Manny Harris (Detroit, Mich./Redford). This marks the second consecutive year the pair has shared the award. At last year's banquet, roles were reversed when Harris chose to share the award with Sims.
Complete list of awards:
Bill Buntin Most Valuable Player Award: DeShawn Sims, Manny Harris
Rudy Tomjanovich Most Improved Player Award: Blake McLimans
Wayman Britt Outstanding Defensive Player Award: Darius Morris
Steve Grote Hustle Award: Zack Novak
Thad Garner Leadership Award: Zack Novak
Travis Conlan Sportsmanship Award: Stu Douglass
Bodnar Award for Academic Achievement: Matt Vogrich
Gary Grant Award for Most Assists: Manny Harris
Loy Vaught Rebounding Award: DeShawn Sims
Award for Outstanding Free Throw Shooting: Manny Harris
Sixth Man Award: Zack Gibson
Iron Man Award: DeShawn Sims
Charge Award: Zack Novak
Classy move by DeShawn.