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Gonzaga’s Williams-Goss named Academic All-American

Gonzaga guard Nigel Williams-Goss shoots between San Diego’s Cameron Neubauer (20) and Olin Carter III on Feb. 23. (Gregory Bull / AP)
Gonzaga guard Nigel Williams-Goss shoots between San Diego’s Cameron Neubauer (20) and Olin Carter III on Feb. 23. (Gregory Bull / AP)

Gonzaga’s Nigel Williams-Goss has been named to the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-American first team.

Williams-Goss completed his undergraduate degree in Psychology with a 3.84 GPA. The junior guard is working on his master’s degree in Organizational Leadership. He was a third-team selection in his sophomore season at Washington in 2015.

Williams-Goss is the sixth Zag to receive first-team honors and the first since Kelly Olynyk in 2013.

BYU’s Eric Mika was on the second team.

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