GANSEVOORT, NY - The NEAC concluded its regular season over the last weekend and has selected is regular season awards. On the men's side, Penn State- Harrisburg finished the season in first place with a 14-4 record The NEAC selected the Men's Basketball All-Conference Teams today where the top 15 players, as selected by their coaches, receive first, second, and third team honors.
From Penn State Harrisburg junior Kenton Alston (Harrisburg, PA/Steel-High) was selected to the 1stTeam All-Conference Team and sophomore Nick Liddell (Lewisberry, PA/Red Land) and junior David Reisinger (Harrisburg, PA/Central Dauphin East) were each honored with 3rdTeam All-Conference selections.
The NEAC also selected David Golembiowski of SUNY Institute of Technology, as the Player of the Year. Golembiowski, a senior forward, finished the season with 490 points (24.5/game), 227 rebounds (11.4/game), 24 assists, 14 steals, 47 blocks, 43-for-126 from three point range (.341 behind the arch), 67-of-88 from the free throw line (.761 from the line), and an overall shooting percentage of .519. Golembiowski was selected three times this season as Athlete of the Week.
Penn State University Harrisburg coach, Mike Gaffey, was selected by his peers as the NEAC Coach of the Year. Coach Gaffey led his team to a 14-10 overall record (14-4 in conference) and the number one seed in the NEAC tournament.
Penn State Harrisburg play on Saturday, February 26that 4:00PM and will face the winner of the Gallaudet versus Morrisville State game.