Men's Basketball News

Five Lakers Make List of NJCAA Top Returning Players

Five Men's Basketball players were named to the 2015-2016 NJCAA Division II Top Returning players. 

Rze Culbreath 6'0" GD 30 27.3 15.1 4.4 3.8 2.0 0.1
Nemo Trexler 6'4" FWD 32 25.6 13.6 5.6 1.3 0.7 0.5
Sebastien Jean Charles 6'4" GD 28 16.8 4.9 2.9 1.3 0.5 0.4
Lekan Ojo 6'5" FWD 31 35.7 4.0 4.2 4.2 0.5 0.3
Adam Wilkinson 6'2" GD 29 10.3 2.7 0.8 2.7 0.2 0.0

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Davis Signs With Alcorn State University

DeAndre Davis recently signed a national letter of intent to continue his basketball career at Alcorn State University in Alcorn, Mississippi. The Alcorn State Braves compete in the SWAC, Southwestern Athletic Conference at the NCAA Division I level. The Braves are coached by Montez Robinson, this will be his first season. Robinson has spent the last four seasons as an assistant coach at Bethune - Cookman University.

Davis led the Lakers last season averaging 17 points per game, and 10.9 rebounds per game. He helped the Lakers win back to back Region XX Championships, and make back to back apperances in the NJCAA National Championship Tournament. DeAndre racked up a number of post season honors last year including First Team MDJCO, First Team Region XX, Region XX Tournament MVP, and most notably NJCAA First Team All American.

Davis Named First Team All - American

Congratulations to DeAndre Davis who was named NJCAA Division II First Team All - American for Men's basketball. The Sophomore forward, from Spotsylvania, VA , led the team averaging 10.8 rebounds per game, 16.8 points per game, and 1.0 Blocks per game.

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Lakers Fall to Richard Bland in Second Round of NJCAA Tournament

The Garrett Lakers fell to Richard Bland in the second round of the NJCAA Division II Men's National Championship Tournament 96-77. Sophomore, DeAndre Davis, turned in a team high 27 points and 14 rebounds. Freshman, Rze Culbreath had 26 points, and Sophomore, Chris Scarlett added 11 points. The Lakers move into the consolation bracket and will take on the Lakeland CC Lakers tomorrow, March 19'th at 4pm ET. 

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