Players Receive SAC Honors, Tournament Rankings Released
Siloam Springs, Ark. (March 1, 2005) — The Sooner Athletic Conference released the men’s basketball All-SAC teams today. Two players for John Brown were named to the All-Conference team. Junior Brandon Cole was named to the first team all-conference, and senior Reyjavick DeGracia was named to third team all-conference. Cole was also named to the academic all-conference team.
The Golden Eagles ended their regular season with a 5-0 run to move them up to 3rd place in the conference. The winning streak also moved the Golden Eagles to a 23rd place ranking in the NAIA national polls, giving them a sure invite to Kansas City for the NAIA tournament. The men travel to Shawnee, Oklahoma Thursday for the Sooner Athletic Conference Tournament. JBU will face Oklahoma Baptist at 8:00 p.m. Thursday night in first round action.