|Temple's T.J. DiLeo|
DiLeo, the son of Sixers general manager Tony DiLeo, will receive his award at the organization's annual Awards Banquet on Friday, April 5 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Cherry Hill.
DiLeo, a native of Cinnaminson, NJ (Cinnaminson HS), was a reserve guard and Temple's top perimeter defender on the Owls' team that posted a 24-10 record and advanced to the third round of the NCAA Championship before falling to No. 1 seed Indiana, 58-52, on Sunday.
The 6-foot-3 guard averaged 2.9 points, 1.9 rebounds and 19.1 minutes per game. He also dished 56 assists while committing just 14 turnovers for a team-best 4-to-1 assist-to-turnover ratio.
Also standout student, DiLeo graduated in 3 1/2 years (Dec. '11) and was named to the 2012-13 Capital One Academic All-District team as well as the Atlantic 10 Conference all-Academic squad.