Reinhardt Unviersity Home
Date of Event: 02/26/2010 at 01:00 AM

Will LewisFour Men's Basketball Players Receive Honors From AAC

Four members of the 2009-10 Reinhardt College men's basketball team were recently honored with postseason awards from the Appalachian Athletic Conference. In a vote of the nine AAC head coaches, Reinhardt had one Second Team All-AAC selection, one third team all-conference pick and two players named to the all-academic team.

Will Lewis
Earning Second Team All-AAC honors for the Eagles was Will Lewis, a 6-foot-6 senior guard/forward from Hinesville, Ga. Lewis leads the squad in scoring Kordel Alexander(14.3 points per game), rebounds (7.4 a contest), minutes (27.1 per game) and free throws made (87). In starting the last 18 contests for Reinhardt, he has scored in double figures 15 times and posted a team-best four double-doubles (points-rebounds).

Kordel Alexander
Kordel Alexander, a 5-foot-11 senior guard out of Pensacola, Fla., was the lone Eagles player to receive Third Team All-AAC accolades. Alexander has started all 27 games for Reinhardt and is averaging 10.0 points per contest with a team-best 59 three-pointers made. Within the AAC,  he ranks third in three-point field goals made, third in three-point field goals made per game (2.19) and fifth in three-point field goal percentage (35.5 percent, 59-of-166).          

Adam DarlingWes JonesAdam Darling & Wes Jones
Garnering spots on the AAC All-Academic Team were 6-foot-3 junior guard Adam Darling from Shady Shores, Texas, and 6-foot junior guard Wes Jones out of Ball Ground, Ga. To be recognized as a member of the all-academic team, a player must: have a cumulative grade-point average of 3.25 or better, be at least a sophomore in academic status and have played in a minimum of 50 percent of the team's competitions.

The Eagles are currently 17-11 overall heading into the semifinal round of the AAC Tournament as the No. 6 seed. Reinhardt went 9-7 during regular season conference play for sixth place.

Return to Previous Page

For more information

Office of Marketing and Communications, top floor of Burgess Administration Building

media relations Lauren Thomas (770) 720-5514
marketing Marsha White (770) 720-5512
graphic design Amanda Brown (770) 720-5907