Boise State junior guard Derrick Marks has been named to the 2013 Bob Cousy Collegiate Point Guard of the Year watch list.
The Bob Cousy Award promotes “leadership, team work, success, and fundamentals,” according to the award website.
Marks averaged 16.3 points, 3.9 assists and 3.8 rebounds per game last season.
He was a key player in Boise State’s run to the NCAA tournament last season the ended with a loss in the first four against La Salle.
Marks isn’t the first Bronco to be named to the watch list. Former Boise State point guard Anthony Thomas was added to a midseason watch list during the 2008-09 season. He was then added to the preseason watch list leading up to the 2009-10 season.
New Mexico’s Kendall Williams and Utah State’s Preston Medlin were other members from the Mountain West named to the list.
The award was named for Bob Cousy who played for the Boston Celtics from 1950 to 1963, and was elected into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 1971.
He is 15th of all time in assists with 6,955.