March 6, 2002
SANDERS NAMED 1ST TEAM ALL-GLVC
Norse senior earns honor for second straight season
HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. - Northern Kentucky Universitys Craig Sanders has been named first team All-Great Lakes Valley Conference by the league coaches.
Sanders, a senior guard and a graduate of McNicholas High School, finished his career as NKUs all-time career scoring leader with 2,007 points. He averaged 20.3 points per game this season and made 82 of 210 three-point attempts as NKU posted a 19-8 record.
This marked the second straight season that Sanders earned first team All-GLVC honors.
NKU senior forward Carl Mitchell was named second team All-GLVC after averaging 13.0 ppg and a team-leading 6.8 rebounds. Mitchell also led the Norse with 53 blocked shots.
NKU junior guard Brenden Stowers (Simon Kenton High School) earned honorable mention accolades after averaging 13.2 ppg and leading the Norse in steals (59) and assists (89).
Tyrus Boswell, Kentucky Wesleyan
Ronald Evans, Kentucky Wesleyan
Craig Sanders, Northern Kentucky
Ronnie Griffin, Southern Indiana
Sammy Bacino, Lewis
Carl Mitchell, Northern Kentucky
Marlon Grice, Wisconsin-Parkside
Cedric Moody, Indianapolis
Brian McNeil, Quincy
Jared McCurry, Bellarmine
Co-Players of the Year - Tyrus Boswell, Ronald Evans, Kentucky Wesleyan
Coach of the Year - Ray Harper, Kentucky Wesleyan
Freshman of the Year - Cris Brunson, Southern Indiana