This season, Gray ranks third in the league with 18.1 points per game and is one of only two players to stand among The American’s top-four leaders in both scoring and assists.
He has scored at least 20 points in 13 games this season, including a career-high 37 points against Drexel, in the Paradise Jam on Nov. 17.
In addition to his scoring, Gray leads the Cougars and ranks fourth in the league with 4.7 assists per game.
Gray also has made his mark in the Houston records book, recently moving into 10th in Houston career history with 1,581 points
Off the court, Gray received his bachelor’s degree in sociology in December 2017.
Gray was joined on the All-Conference First Team by Gary Clark (Cincinnati), Jacob Evans III (Cincinnati), Shaquille Morris (Wichita State) and Landry Shamet (Wichita State)
He is one of six players to compete in all 30 games to date and leads the team with 30 blocked shots. A two-time Rookie of the Week honoree, White scored a career-high 17 points in the Cougars’ win at ECU on Jan. 14 and swatted four shots at Tulane (Jan. 17) and against Fairfield (Dec. 6).
He enjoyed a pair of double-double this season – including 16 points and 11 boards against league rival USF – and became only the seventh freshman in school history to post multiple double-doubles in a single season.
White was joined on the All-Rookie Team by Ethan Chargois (SMU), David Collins (USF), Nate Pierre-Louis (Temple), and Shawn Williams (ECU).