Winter sports roundup: Men's basketball racks up athletic awards and honors

Winter sports roundup: Men's basketball racks up athletic awards and honors

COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Columbus State men's basketball team received many accolades during the 2017-18 season. Below is a list of the athletic achievements of the team.

 

NJCAA

First Team All-American: Mario Young

 

Region XII / District II Awards

All-Region: Chris Byrd, Matt Gierhart, Mario Young

DIII District II Player of the Year: Mario Young

 

OCCAC Player of the Week

Nov. 20, 2017 – Chris Byrd

Dec. 4, 2017 – Chris Byrd

Jan. 8, 2018 – Mario Young

Feb. 5, 2018 – Mario Young

Feb. 12, 2018 – Matthew Gierhart

Feb. 19, 2018 – Matthew Gierhart

Mar. 5, 2018 – Mario Young

 

OCCAC All-Conference Awards

All-Defensive Team: Mario Young

First Team: Mario Young

Second Team: Chris Byrd

Honorable Mention: Matthew Gierhart

 

NABC
All-American: Mario Young