McCrillis earns honors
Harding Bison basketball juniors Jay Brogdon and Darren McCrillis and Lady Bison senior Heather Lawrence were named to the Gulf South Conference Winter All-Academic Teams Monday.
Brogdon, a forward from Cherokee Village, Ark., averaged 6.0 points and 3.4 rebounds per game for the Bisons in 2002-03. Earlier this season Brogdon, a marketing major with a 4.00 grade point average, became Hardings third Verizon Academic All-America. Brogdon also earned GSC All-Academic Team honors in 2000.
McCrillis, an accounting major with 3.29 grade point average, earned his first academic all-conference honor. McCrillis, a native of St. Francis, Ark., averaged 7.1 points per game and ranked second on the team with 4.4 assists per game.
Lawrence, already a Verizon Academic All-District honoree, earned her second consecutive academic all-conference award. Lawrence, from Memphis, Tenn., averaged 11.0 points and a conference-best 12.4 rebounds per game. She joins Emily Prysock and Susan Reiss as Hardings only two-time academic all-conference award winners.