USA TODAY High School Sports is proud to announce the American Family Insurance ALL-USA Louisiana Boys Basketball Team. Players were selected based on their athletic achievements from the 2014-15 season.
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COACH OF THE YEAR
Timmy Byrd, Riverside Academy (Reserve)
Byrd has guided Riverside to three straight state titles. It’s the longest Louisiana title streak since Reserve Christian, also coached by Byrd, won four in a row from 2006 to 2009.
Player of the Year
Brandon Sampson, G, Madison Prep (Baton Rouge), 6-5/180, Sr.
Sampson, a St. John’s recruit, led Madison Prep (35-1) to a 1A state title and 33 straight wins, averaging 15 points, eight rebounds and seven assists. He had 19 points in the state final.
Chad Lott, G, C.E. Byrd (Shreveport), 6-3/175, Sr.
Wayde Sims, F, University (Baton Rouge), 6-5/210, Jr.
Jacob Evans, F, St. Michael (Baton Rouge), 6-6/200, Sr.
Cameron Lard, F, Natchitoches Central (Natchitoches), 6-9/215, Jr.
Skylar Mays, G, University (Baton Rouge), 6-2/185, Jr.
Lamar Peters, G, Landry-Walker (New Orleans), 5-11/160, Jr.
Herb McGee, G, Riverside Academy (Reserve), 6-2/175, Jr.
DeJon Jarreau, W, McDonogh 35 (New Orleans), 6-5/190, Jr.
Melvin Frazier, F, L.W. Higgins (Marrero), 6-6, 185, Sr.