McCrillis earns honors

Wednesday, March 26, 2003

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.


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