All-ACC basketball teams announced

North Carolina State freshman center J.J. Hickson was a unanimous choice to the ACC all-freshman team and earned honorable mention all-conference after his standout first season.
The 6-foot-9, 245-pounder from Marietta, Ga., averaged 14.4 points, 8.3 rebounds and 1.6 blocks per game for the 15-15 Wolfpack.
Hickson was joined on the all-freshman team by Duke's Kyle Singler, Virginia Tech's Jeffrey Allen and the Wake Forest duo of Jeff Teague and James Johnson.
Hickson's numbers dipped a little in the 16 ACC games, but he tied for third on the team with a 12.5 points per game average, and led the Wolfpack with 8.8 rebounds and 1.4 blocks per game.
2008 All-ACC Men's Basketball Teams
(90 Total Votes)
(1st Team Vote – 3 points;
2nd Team Vote – 2 points;
3rd Team Vote – 1 point)
First Team (1st Team Votes) Points
Tyler Hansbrough, Jr., North Carolina* (90) 270
Tyrese Rice, Jr., Boston College (82) 261
Sean Singletary, Sr., Virginia (80) 257
DeMarcus Nelson, Sr., Duke (74) 250
Jack McClinton, Jr., Miami (37) 208
*unanimous 1st team
Second Team Points
Greivis Vasquez, So., Maryland 199
James Gist, Sr., Maryland 186
Wayne Ellington, So., North Carolina 158
A.D. Vassallo, Jr., Virginia Tech 120
K.C. Rivers, Jr., Clemson 115
Third Team Points
Kyle Singler, Fr., Duke 107
Cliff Hammonds, Sr., Clemson 101
Toney Douglas, Jr., Florida State 98
James Johnson, Fr., Wake Forest 69
Greg Paulus, Jr., Duke 64
Honorable Mention (20 or more points) Points
Ty Lawson, So., North Carolina 59
J.J. Hickson, Fr., NC State 43
Deron Washington, Sr., Virginia Tech 28
Anthony Morrow, Sr., Georgia Tech 25
All-Freshman (89 votes) Votes
Kyle Singler, Duke* 89
James Johnson, Wake Forest* 89
J.J. Hickson, NC State* 89
Jeff Allen, Virginia Tech 82
Jeff Teague, Wake Forest 79
Honorable Mention (15 or more votes)
Terrence Oglesby, Clemson 15
All-Defensive Votes
DeMarcus Nelson, Sr., Duke 68
Toney Douglas, Jr., Florida State 66
Tyrelle Blair, Sr., Boston College 56
Marcus Ginyard, Jr., North Carolina 46
James Gist, Sr., Maryland 40
Honorable Mention (15 or more votes)
Cliff Hammonds, Sr., Clemson 31
D'Andre Bell, Jr., Georgia Tech 27
Tyler Hansbrough, Jr., North Carolina 24
Jeff Allen, Fr., Virginia Tech 22
Deron Washington, Sr., Virginia Tech 16
James Mays, Sr., Clemson 15