Hagen named NABC all-star

Jeff Hagen, Minnesota men’s basketball senior center, was one of 13 players named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches College All-Star Team on Thursday.

The team will take on the Harlem Globetrotters at 8 p.m. today as part of the Final Four festivities at Savvis Center in St. Louis.

Hagen averaged 11.2 points, 6.1 rebounds and 2.2 assists per game this season, garnering honorable mention All-Big Ten accolades.

He was the second-leading scorer on a 21-11 Minnesota team that received its first NCAA Tournament bid since 1999.

Other players on the all-star team include: Duke’s Daniel Ewing, Iowa State’s Jared Homan, Oklahoma State’s Ivan McFarlin, Kansas’ Aaron Miles and Wisconsin’s Mike Wilkinson.