Tesis Reaches Career Mark

Siloam Springs, Ark. (January 18, 2008) — Joel Tesis, a 6-8 senior post player from Colon, Panama, surpassed the 1000 point career mark after scoring 16 points against Northwestern Okla. State on Thursday night.

Tesis currently stands at 1005 career points and holds the 20th spot on the JBU career scoring list. He’s the team’s second leading scorer averaging 14.8 ppg this season. And over the course of his career, he’s averaged 9.5 points per game.

Tesis is also one of three remaining members from the 2005 NAIA National Championship squad that currently play for the Golden Eagles.