MWC awards announced

The Mountain West Conference announced its 2009 basketball awards and the results aren't really surprising. 

Luke Nevill was named Player of the Year, while New Mexico head coach Steve Alford beat out Jim Boylen for Coach of the Year honors. 

The rest of the awards, along with the 1st, 2nd and 3rd teams are after the jump. 

2008-09 All-Mountain West Conference Men's Basketball Team (Selected by media and head coaches)
First-Team All-Mountain West
Luke Nevill, Utah** Sr. C 7-2 265 Perth, Australia (Kell HS-Ga.)
Lee Cummard, BYU** Sr. G 6-7 190 Mesa, Ariz. (Mesa HS)
Jimmer Fredette, BYU So. G 6-2 195 Glen Falls, N.Y. (Glen Falls HS)
Tony Danridge, New Mexico Sr. G/F 6-5 215 San Bernardino, Calif. (Cojon HS)
Brandon Ewing, Wyoming*** Sr. G 6-2 190 Chicago, Ill. (Julian HS)
Second-Team All-Mountain West
Daniel Faris, New Mexico Sr. C 6-9 235 Albuquerque, N.M. (Eldorado HS)
Kyle Spain, San Diego State Sr. F 6-5 220 Newark, Calif. (Newark Memorial HS)
Lorrenzo Wade, San Diego State* Sr. F 6-6 225 Las Vegas, Nev. (Univ. of Louisville)
Kevin Langford, TCU* Sr. F 6-8 245 Fort Worth, Texas (Univ. of California)
Wink Adams, UNLV** Sr. G 6-0 200 Houston, Texas (Gulf Shores Academy)
Third-Team All-Mountain West
Jonathan Tavernari, BYU* Jr. G/F 6-6 215 Sao Bernardo, Brazil (Bishop Gorman HS)
Marcus Walker, Colorado State* Sr. G 6-0 175 Kansas City, Mo. (Indian Hills CC)
Richie Williams, San Diego State Sr. G 5-10 162 San Diego, Calif. (Steele Canyon HS)
René Rougeau, UNLV Sr. G 6-6 210 Rancho Cucamonga, Calif. (Etiwanda HS)
Lawrence Borha, Utah Sr. G 6-3 205 Staten Island, N.Y. (Stonebridge Prep)
All-Defensive Team
Luke Nevill, Utah Sr. C 7-2 265 Perth, Australia (Kell HS-Ga.)
Jackson Emery, BYU So. G 6-3 185 Alpine, Utah (Lone Peak HS)
Richie Williams, San Diego State Sr. G 5-10 162 San Diego, Calif. (Steele Canyon HS)
René Rougeau, UNLV Sr. G 6-6 210 Rancho Cucamonga, Calif. (Etiwanda HS)
Lawrence Borha, Utah Sr. G 6-3 205 Staten Island, N.Y. (Stonebridge Prep)
Honorable Mention All-Mountain West
Andrew Henke, Sr., G, Air Force
Roman Martinez, Jr., F, New Mexico
Chad Toppert, Sr., G, New Mexico
Billy White, So., F, San Diego State
Zvonko Buljan, Jr., C, TCU
Carlon Brown, So., G, Utah
Luka Drca, Jr., G, Utah
Shaun Green, Sr., F, Utah
Tyler Kepkay, Sr., G, Utah
Tyson Johnson, Sr., F, Wyoming
Sean Ogirri, Sr., G, Wyoming
Player of the Year:
Luke Nevill, Utah
Defensive Player of the Year:
Luke Nevill, Utah
Newcomer of the Year:
Zvonko Buljan, TCU
Freshman of the Year:
Afam Muojeke, Wyoming
Sixth Man of the Year:
Shaun Green, Utah
Coach of the Year:
Steve Alford, New Mexico
*Indicates number of previous all-conference selections

Congrats to the Utah players selected!

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