Iona's Machado wins Haggerty Award
NEW YORK (AP)
The 6-foot-1 senior averaged 13.6 points and 9.9 assists last season and was the first player to have more than 300 assists (327) in a season since 1993. He finished his career with 880 assists, 18th on the career list.
He was to receive the award Thursday night at the 79th annual dinner hosted by the NIT and the Metropolitan Basketball Writers Association.
He is fifth Iona player to win the award and first since Steve Burtt in 1984.