Temple Guard Shizz Alston Named Big Five’s Most Improve Player, 1st Team All Big 5

Its been a journey, but the hardwork has paid off for Levan Alston.

Temple University men’s basketball guard Shizz Alston, Jr. and Obi Enechionyia were named first and second team All-Philadelphia Big 5 in a vote of the league coaches and select media.

Alston has also been named the Big 5’s Most Improved Player.

First Team
B.J. Johnson, La Salle
Shizz Alston, Jr., Temple
Jalen Brunson, Villanova
Josh Hart, Villanova
Kris Jenkins, Villanova

Second Team
Jordan Price, La Salle
Mikal Bridges, Villanova
AJ Brodeur, Penn
James Demery, Saint Joseph’s
Obi Enechionyia, Temple
Matt Howard, Penn

Alston — who lead the Owls in scoring (13.9 ppg.), assists (4.1 apg.) and steals (1.7 spg.) for a season — became only the second Temple sophomore to do so, joining Temple and Philadelphia Big 5 Hall of Famer Mark Macon with that accomplishment.

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