Corey Webster was a member of the Tall Blacks that managed a 3 – 2 record at the 2019 FIBA World Cup. Webster averaged 22.8 points 5.6 assists and 4.6 rebounds a game. His 22.8ppg placed him third overall in that statistical category at the World Cup and he was also Top-10 in the three-point shooting category where he averaged 55%.
The Tall Blacks World Cup team claimed victories over higher-ranked Montenegro, Turkey and Japan, they pushed Greece to their limit and were oh-so-close to beating Brazil.
Accepting the award on Corey’s behalf is Basketball New Zealand Patron, Judge John MacDonald.