Three SOSU basketball players named All-Region
DURANT, Okla. – Southeastern's Kevin Buckingham and Adam Dworsky have each been named D2-NCCA Second Team All-Central Region selections.
The duo helped the Savage Storm to a 23-8 record overall on the second, a second-place Great American Conference finish and a second-straight berth in the Central Regional.
Buckingham, a senior from Keller, Texas, was second in the league in scoring at 21.0 ppg and pulled down 7.4 rebounds per outing. He shot 56.4 percent from the field overall while adding a 36.4 percent effort from beyond the arc and hitting 73.5 percent from the free throw line. He also blocked 0.8 shots per game, snagged a team-high 1.5 steals per contest and dished out 2.2 assists per game.
He also became just the fourth player at Southeastern and the second in the GAC to surpass the 2,000 point mark this season as well as becoming the GAC's all-time leader in rebounding for a career.
Dworsky, a junior from Flower Mound, Texas, averaged 14.8 ppg on the year and powered the SE offense to the tune of 8.4 assists per game which ranks second nationally. He shot 54.1 percent from the field overall and hit 41.8 percent from three-point range while knocking down 80.4 percent of his free throws. His 261 assists shattered the SE and GAC single-season records for assists.
He also passed the 1,000 point mark as a junior while snapping the Southeastern career record in assists and moving into second on the GAC all-time list in assists.
Southeastern's Katie Webb has been named a first team All-Central Region selection after leading the Savage Storm to a sweep of the Great American Conference regular season and tournament championships.
Webb was named the GAC Player of the Year and picked up her second-straight first team All-GAC pick.
She averages a league-leading 18.7 ppg while shooting 48.0 percent from the field and hauled in a team-best 7.6 rebounds per outing.
Webb also dished out 2.7 assists per game, snagged 1.2 steals and blocked 16 shots.
She also became Southestern's number two scorer all-time with 1,649 points.