DiLeo is South Jersey's college player of the year

Temple guard T.J. DiLeo. (David Maialetti/Staff Photographer)

T. J. DiLeo, a graduate student at Temple, was named the South Jersey Major College Player of the Year by the Albert J. Carino Boys Basketball Club on Tuesday.

The Cinnaminson native averaged 2.9 points, 1.9 rebounds and 19 minutes this season as a reserve guard. DiLeo also had 56 assists, while committing just 14 turnovers. And he was regarded as Temple’s top perimeter defender.