Hamline News

March 01, 2011

Carl Hipp named to NABC D-III All-Star Game

Fans voted over the past two days to send a pair of players to the All-Star game.

Hipp and Kai Massaquoi from Stockton College were the two fan choices to come out on top.

D3hoops.com will provide live streaming of the All-Star game, and the link will be posted on the Hamline athletics website when available.

The NABC D-III All-Star Game will take place before the DIII national championship game in Salem, Virginia, on March 19.

On Monday, Hipp was named the MIAC Joe Hutton Player-of-the-Year.

Hipp's Player-of-the-Year honor, All-Conference honor and All-Defensive Team selection finish off a stellar career that includes All-MIAC honors in 2010 and 2011, three consecutive years on the All-Defensive Team (2009-2011), an All-Conference Honorable Mention honor in 2009 and a spot on the All-First Year Team in 2008.

Hipp averaged a double-double in MIAC play this season and led the conference in scoring with 18.5 ppg and rebounding with 10.6. He was also tops in blocked shots with 1.95 blocks per game.

Overall, Hipp averaged 17.7 ppg and 11.3 rpg. He totaled 56 blocks for the season. All three of those numbers topped the lists of conference players in total statistics, as well.

Hipp graduates from Hamline as the school record holder in rebounds (905) and blocked shots (242). He is sixth all-time in scoring with 1,565 career points.