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Andrew Schiel '05
Schiel was one of ten finalists for the Jostens Trophy, awarded annually to the NCAA Division III national player of the year.

Schiel Named First-Team NABC All-America

July 13, 2005

AMHERST, MA - Amherst College senior co-captain forward Andrew Schiel (Wayne, PA) was named First-Team NCAA Division III All-America by the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC).

Schiel led Amherst to a 26-2 record and its third New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Championship in the last five years, setting a school record with 19 straight victories and reaching its fourth consecutive NCAA Tournament Round of 16. He finished among the conference and/or national leaders in a variety of statistical categories, including scoring (17.1 ppg), field goal percentage (57.3%), free throw percentage (74.5%), three-point field goal percentage (36.5%) and blocked shots (1.93/gm), earning NABC Northeast Region Player of the Year, NESCAC Player of the Year and First-Team Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) New England All-Star honors along the way.

Schiel was also one of ten finalists for the Jostens Trophy, awarded annually to the NCAA Division III national player of the year, and graduates as Amherst’s seventh all-time leading scorer with 1,408 career points.