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Siena men’s basketball’s Camper, Pickett earn NABC honors

Jalen Pickett, left, makes a pass to Manny Camper during the 2020-21 season. 
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Jalen Pickett, left, makes a pass to Manny Camper during the 2020-21 season. 

Siena men’s basketball’s Manny Camper and Jalen Pickett each earned 2020-21 National Association of Basketball Coaches District 1 selections.

Camper was a first-team selection, while Pickett was a second-team pick. For Pickett, Tuesday’s recognition was the third NABC All-District honor of his career. Camper was a first-time selection.

Camper was the MAAC Player of the Year following Siena winning a share of the league’s regular-season championship. In his senior season, Camper averaged 14.1 points and 9.7 rebounds per game, and led the MAAC in rebounds, double-doubles with six and minutes played per game at 37.9.

Pickett averaged 12.9 points per game, 6.3 rebounds and a MAAC-leading 4.8 assists per game during his junior season.

Siena finished its 2020-21 season at 12-5.

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