The Sporting News released its all-conference teams and the magazine selected Washington junior Venoy Overton (above, center) as the Pac-10 Defensive Player of the Year.

Husky senior Quincy Pondexter was a first-team All-Pac-10 choice and Isaiah Thomas was picked for the second team all-conference.

California's Jerome Randle won the Player of the year and Mike Montgomery won the Coach of the Year. Arizona's Derrick Williams is the Freshman of the Year.

Overton finished sixth in the Pac-10 with 44 steals.

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