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Greening Voted ECAC Division III South Region Rookie of the Year

Greening Voted ECAC Division III South Region Rookie of the Year


4/17/2014 — CENTERVILLE, Mass. - The Eastern College Athletic Conference released its 2013-2014 Division III South Region Men's Basketball All-Star Team on Thursday afternoon, and highlighting it was the selection of Penn State Altoona freshman forward Evan Greening (Stafford, VA/Stafford) as its Rookie of the Year.

The voting was completed by head coaches within the ECAC Division III South Region Men’s Basketball membership.

Greening played in 24 of 25 games for Penn State Altoona in his freshman campaign and averaged 31.4 minutes per game. He created new school single season records with 19.4 points per game, 255 total rebounds, 10.6 rebounds per game, and a 57.6 field goal percentage this season. Nationally, he was ranked second among Division III competition in offensive rebounds with 5.2 per contest. In the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference, he was second in points per game, rebounds per game, and field goal percentage.

Greening has also garnered recognition as the AMCC Newcomer of the Year and the All-Great Lakes Region Rookie of the Year.

TAGS: men's basketball