With conference tournaments starting today, kicked off by Winthrop’s thrilling overtime victory over Radford in the Big South Tournament, the madness that is March has finally begun. With that in mind, it’s time to look back at the regular season and those players who had stellar seasons and were named to various All-Conference teams today.
The South Carolina Lady Gamecocks had star Ieasia Walker named to the first team All-SEC on top of being named the SEC Defensive Player of the year, while Ashley Bruner and Aleighsa Walker were named to the second team All-SEC. Tiffany Mitchell was named to the SEC All-Freshman team.
USC Upstate star Torrey Craig was named to the Atlantic Sun First-Team for the third time in as many years, including the second straight time he was a unanimous selection. Craig led the A-Sun with 17.2 points per game.
The SoCon all-conference teams had various state representatives, led by the Citadel’s Mike Grossell, the College of Charleston’s Andrew Lawrence, and Wofford’s Karl Cochran, who were all named to the SoCon Second Team. Matt Van Scyoc of the Citadel and Spencer Collins of Wofford were named to the conference’s All-Freshman Team.