Appleby, Gaskins receive WAC honors
Louisiana Tech University senior Trevor Gaskins and freshman Raheem Appleby garnered honors from the Western Athletic Conference, as the postseason awards were announced today.
Appleby was selected as the conference’s Freshman of the Year, becoming the first Bulldog since Paul Millsap in 2004 to earn the award. Appleby was also named to the second team all-WAC and all-Newcomer teams.
He averaged 13.8 points per game and scored a season-high 30 points at New Mexico State on Feb. 4.