A total of 71 Fresno State student-athletes were honored as part of a league-record 623 Mountain West scholar athletes.
The Fresno State men's basketball team returns its top two scorers for the 2013-14 season.
Bulldogs' guard Tyler Johnson was named the team's Most Valuable Player for the 2012-13 season by the Fresno State coaching staff; roster taking shape for 2013-14 season.
The Fresno State men's basketball team heads to Fort Collins for a Wednesday night Mountain West battle with Colorado State.
Last Updated: June 21, 2013
2012-13 (FRESHMAN): Played in 29 games ... made nine starts, including starts in five of the last six games of the season ... on the season, he averaged 2.1 points and 1.9 rebounds per game ... logged a total of 411 minutes for an average of 14.2 minutes per game ... also recorded 11 blocks, seven assists, six steals and two 3-pointers ... scored a season-high 10 points to help spark the Bulldogs' first-ever Mountain West victory - a 49-36 win over Wyoming ... swatted season-best three blocks in opener at Texas ... named the team's Most Improved Player and named an Academic All-Mountain West honoree.
HIGH SCHOOL: Led Windsor High School to the SCL championship and a 28-7 record in his senior season as a team captain ... set the WHS record with 1,307 career points scored ... earned SCL Most Valuable Player and All-Empire Athlete of the Year honors ... named first-team All-SCL and first-team All-Sonoma County in 2010 ... also named to the SCL all-star team, Cardinal Newman Rose City and Elsie Allen All-Tournament teams ... as a senior, averaged 16 points and 10 rebounds per game ... as a junior, averaged 16 points and nine rebounds per game ... as a sophomore, averaged 16 points per game.
PERSONAL: Born April 17, 1994 in Santa Rosa, Calif. ... parents are Alec and Barbara Giddings ... has one brother, Collin, and one sister, Gabrielle ... enjoys camping, listening to music and spending time with his family and friends ... was named Windsor High's prom king ... biggest athletic thrill is being in a game with a huge and noisy crowd ... most admires his mom and dad because they raised him to be who he is today, as well as Mike Farmer, because he is a great mentor in his life ... chose to attend Fresno State because he liked the coaching staff and heat, as well as it is close to home ... major is undeclared.