JACKSON, Tenn. - 2/27/2012 - Union University's Antoine Hall and David Lane have been recognized by the TranSouth after Union finished in a four-way tie for second place in the TranSouth Regular Season. Both Hall and Lane were named as first team all-conference players on the TranSouth Postseason Honors list.
Hall averaged 13.1 points per game this season and led Union by far with 88 made 3-pointers. He shot 41 percent (88-216) from long range and added 4.1 rebounds per game. Hall ranked No. 1 in the TranSouth with 88 made three pointers and No. 1 with 2.93 made 3's per game. Hall was No. 4 in the NAIA in total 3-pointers made and No. 9 in 3's made per game. This is first all-conference honor.
Lane led Union with 13.7 points per game this season and was No. 9 in the TranSouth in points per game. He ranked No. 4 in the TranSouth with 4.6 assists per game as well.
Union will be the No. 4 seed in this week's TranSouth Tournament after finishing in a four-way tie for second place. Union will play their first tournament game Thursday, March 1 at 7:00 p.m. versus Freed-Hardeman. This will be Union's only home game in the tournament unless there are upsets.
Player of the Year: James Justice, Martin Methodist; Kyle Teichmann, Freed-Hardeman
Defensive Player of the Year: Chris Ferguson, Mid-Continent
Newcomer of the Year: CJ Blount, Lyon
Freshman of the Year: Chandler Mack, Freed-Hardeman
Coach of the Year: Andy Sharpe, Martin Methodist
FIRST TEAM ALL-CONFERENCE
James Justice, Martin Methodist
Kyle Teichmann, Freed-Hardeman
Ree McCrory, Martin Methodist
Chris Ferguson, Mid-Continent
Michael Sweat, Cumberland
Antoine Hall, Union
LaQuantis Stewart, Martin Methodist
CJ Blount, Lyon
David Lane, Union
Jarvis Palmer, Bethel
SECOND TEAM ALL-CONFERENCE
Lamar Brinkley, Cumberland
Jonathan Milewski, Freed-Hardeman
Charles Peden, Mid-Continent
Anthony Sampson, Freed-Hardeman
Caleb Hardy, Bethel
Chandler Mack, Freed-Hardeman
Shane Butler, Blue Mountain
Kendall Leaks, Lyon
Devonte Young, Lyon
Mark Brown, Freed-Hardeman
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