By Steven Fowler
Pima Community College men’s basketball sophomore guard Yusuf Shehata has signed a national letter of intent to continue his collegiate career at Point Loma Nazarene University in San Diego, Calif.
Shehata anchored Pima’s offense to a 17-14 overall record this season, its best ACCAC conference record since 2000-01. The Aztecs made their third straight Region I, Division II tournament appearance.
He was named third team All-ACCAC and second team All-Region I, Division II after starting in all 31 games. He averaged 16.1 points, 3.2 rebounds and 3.2 assists per game while averaging 83.3 percent from the free throw line and 42.2 percent from the three-point range.