Kimbrough/Sullivan Named 1st Team All-GLIAC

Kimbrough/Sullivan Named 1st Team All-GLIAC

Junior guard Martyce Kimbrough and junior forward Taren Sullivan were each named first team all-Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) on Feb. 27.

Kimbrough, who was also a first team all-league pick last year, is averaging 20.4 points per game this year. He leads the GLIAC with 106 made three pointers and is shooting 43.4 percent from long range, the 11th-best mark in the league. His 106 made three pointers is also a new school record and ranks third among all NCAA Division II men's basketball players.

The Lima, Ohio native has scored 552 points for Findlay this season, the 17th-highest total in school history. He also ranks 45th all-time at UF with 1,001 career points.

Sullivan, who was a second team all-conference selection one year ago, has stuffed the stat sheet to the tune of 17.6 points, 7.4 rebounds, 4.2 assists and 1.5 steals per contest. He ranks second in the GLIAC with a 46.6 percent (55-of-118) shooting clip from three point range and his steals (3rd), assists (5th) and rebounds (7th) per game averages all rank in the top-10 of the GLIAC. His 56.4 percent (190-of-337) also ranks ninth in the league.

Also a Lima, Ohio native, Sullivan has produced 476 points this year, the 31st-best mark in school history. He is closing in on becoming the Oilers 46th-member of the 1,000-point club as well and has recorded 957 career points during his tenure with the program.

In addition, senior guard Ricardo Smith was voted to the all-defensive team. Smith is averaging 5.1 points, 4.2 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game. He also ranks second on the team with 20 blocks.

2016-17 GLIAC First Team

C.J. Turnage, Saginaw Valley St.
Akaemji Williams, Lake Superior St.
Martyce Kimbrough, Findlay
Zach Hankins, Ferris St.
Kyle Monroe, Michigan Tech
Taren Sullivan, Findlay
Zac Carter, Walsh
Trey Fletcher, Walsh
Chuck Key, Wayne St.
Drew Cushingberry, Ferris St.

2016-17 GLIAC Second Team

Luke Ryskamp, Grand Valley St.
Adrian Cook, Ashland
Boo Osborne, Ashland
Stedman Lowry, Hillsdale
Trevin Alexander, Grand Valley St.
Quentin Ruff, Ferris St.
Naba Echols, N. Michigan
Jordan Chartier, Michigan Tech
Tommy Luca, Michigan Tech
Austin Adams, Tiffin

2016-17 GLIAC All-Defensive Team

Zach Hankins, Ferris St.
Akaemji Williams, Lake Superior St.
Boo Osborne, Ashland
Jordan Chartier, Michigan Tech
Ricardo Smith, Findlay
Michael Lewis, Wayne St.
Trevin Alexander, Grand Valley St.
Shemar Waugh, Ohio Dominican
Nate Neveau, Hillsdale
Wade Gelhaus, Saginaw Valley St.