Earns DPOY honors Alvarado was named the 2020-21 ACC Defensive Player of the Year on Monday.
Impact Alvarado was also given second-team all-ACC honors as part of the release. The senior guard continues to be a tremendous asset for the tournament-bound Yellow Jackets, representing a major reason why Georgia Tech held opponents to an effective field-goal percentage of 45.6 and three-point percentage of 29.7, good for No. 15 and 12 in the country, respectively (entering Tuesday's slate of games). Alvarado also leads the conference in steals by a sizable margin, generating 2.9 per contest. He and the Yellow Jackets will look to sure up their NCAA Tournament status following a double bye in the ACC Tournament, with their first game scheduled for Thursday.
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