The 6-foot 5-inch forward from Brusque, Brazil, is one of 16 players honored. There is only one team.
He averaged 18.6 points and 6.7 rebounds per game as a senior. Leao also shot 81.4 percent from the free-throw line, making a school-record 166 free throws.
During his three-year career, he scored 1,221 points, good for ninth in Mercyhurst history. A biology major, Leao has a 3.87 grade-point average at Mercyhurst.
Leao was the only player from the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference to make the All-America squad.
The team is voted on by NABC member coaches.