Tuite is promoted from interim director/deputy director to athletics director.
The SAMMYS were handed out for academic, athletics and community service excellence.
Brandon Clarke is just the fifth men's basketball player at SJSU to receive NABC All-District first-team honors.
Utah State outscored SJSU 59-33 including 28-8 in the paint.
Brandon Clarke is the 16th player in program history to receive all-conference first-team honors.
Feb. 25, 2017
Jan. 28, 2017
USATSI Gallery - San Jose State @ Air Force
USATSI Gallery - San Jose State @ San Diego State
Men's Basketball vs. San Jose State January 4, 2017
AT SJSU: Begins the 2017-18 season 208 points away from becoming San José State’s 15th men’s basketball player to score 1,000 points … All-Mountain West First Team in 2016-17 … Voted the Mountain West Sixth Man of the Year in 2015-16 by the league’s head coaches … He was the first freshman to ever win the award since its inception in 2009, and he is the first Spartan to be named Sixth Man of the Year ... Ranked 12th on The Tribune’s list of top-20 players in the state of Arizona upon signing a NLI with the Spartans.
2016-17: All-Mountain West First Team and All-Defensive Team choice … National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) All-District 17 first-team selection … The only three-time Mountain West "Player of the Week" honoree during the season … Finished 25th in the country with a 59.2 shooting percentage … His 2.57 blocks per game were good for 15th in Division I basketball and 77 total blocks ranked 20th … The only player in the Mountain West to finish top-three in per-game scoring, rebounding and blocked shots … Led the Spartans in per-game scoring (17.3) and rebounding (8.7) while averaging 2.6 blocks and 2.3 assists per contest … 19.3 points and 9.2 rebounds per Mountain West game … His 2.8 blocks per MW game were a league best … New single-season blocks leader with 77, and new single-game record holder for seven swats against UNLV (1/28) … The most efficient shooter in the Mountain West overall (59.2%, 219-370) and during league play (61.6%, 149-242) … Had 11 20-point games including a career-high 36 points in the win at Air Force (1/14) … Matched a career-high with 15 rebounds in the win over UNLV (1/28) … Career-high six assists in the win over Air Force (2/18).
MORE ON BRANDON: Plans to major in business entrepreneurship … Enjoys playing basketball and video games … The native of Vancouver, B.C., now calls Phoenix, Ariz., his hometown.