March 6, 2001
SANDERS NAMED 1ST TEAM ALL-GLVC
Norse junior forward earns GLVC honor
HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. - Northern Kentucky Universitys Craig Sanders has been named first team All-Great Lakes Valley Conference by league coaches.
Sanders, a junior forward and a graduate of McNicholas High School, has led NKU to a 25-6 record and a berth in the NCAA Division II Tournament. Sanders leads NKU in scoring at 16.9 points per game, and he has made 98 of 230 (42.6 percent) three-point attempts this season.
Sanders has also scored in double figures in 17 consecutive games going into Thursday nights NCAA Division II Tournament game against Grand Valley State University.
NKU senior guard Craig Conley, a LaSalle High School graduate, was named honorable mention All-GLVC. Conley has set an NKU single-season record with 188 assists, and he averages 12.3 ppg. Conley also has made 86.1 percent of his free throws this season.
ALL-GLVC (FIRST TEAM)
Derrick Lyons, Southern Indiana
Lorico Duncan, Ky. Wesleyan
Marlowe Currie, Southern Indiana
Brent Mason, Saint Josephs
Craig Sanders, Northern Kentucky
ALL-GLVC (SECOND TEAM)
Jared McCurry, Bellarmine
Andy Foster, Indianapolis
Nick Wise, IPFW
Brian McNeil, Quincy
Josh Virostko, Lewis
Honorable Mention - LaJuan Christon (USI), Ronald Evans (KWC), Brian Coffman (UWP), Greg Ross (UMSL), Craig Conley (NKU), Anwar Perry (KWC), Hodges Smith (SJC), Marty Perry (SIUE), Quincey Moman (UWP), Michael Coleman (UMSL), and Brandon Yates (SJC).
Coach of the Year - Dave Balza, Saint Josephs
Player of the Year - Derrick Lyons, Southern Indiana
Newcomer of the Year - Austin Real