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Men's Basketball - Tue, Mar. 4, 2014

March 4, 2014

MADISON, S.D. – The North Star Athletic Association (NSAA) is pleased to announce the 2013-14 Men's Basketball All-Conference selections and postseason awards.

The University of Jamestown (N.D.) Jimmies are the inaugural NSAA Men's Basketball regular-season champions, ending the season with a 7-1 conference record.  The Jimmies held on to defeat Dakota State (S.D.) 72-67 to win the first-ever NSAA Men's Basketball Postseason Conference Tournament Championship.  Justin Wieck of Jamestown was selected as the NSAA Men's Basketball Coach-of-the-Year.

Mark Hoge of Jamestown was picked as the NSAA Men's Basketball Most Valuable Player-of-the-Year.  He was also named to the Most Valuable Graduating Senior award.  Miguel Sansavour of Dakota State (S.D.) was awarded as the Defensive Player-of-the-Year.  The Newcomer Player-of-the-Year award goes to Brequan Tucker of Jamestown.

The following athletes were selected by the conference coaches as All-Conference First and Second Teams.

2013-14 North Star Athletic Association Men's Basketball All-Conference Teams & Postseason Awards

First Team All-Conference

Name  

School

Class

Height

Position

Hometown

Mark Hoge

Jamestown (N.D.)

Senior

6-3

Guard

Ironton, Minn.

Dylan Hale

Dakota State (S.D.)

Senior

6-2

Guard

St. Paul, Minn.

Brequan Tucker

Jamestown (N.D.)

Soph.

6-1

Guard

Joliet, Ill.

Yusuf Vinson

Dakota State (S.D.)

Senior

6-4

Forward

Lincoln, Neb.

Aaron Duske

Valley City State (N.D.)

Senior

6-4

Guard

Buffalo, Minn.

Second Team All-Conference

Name  

School

Class

Height

Position

Hometown

AJ McDonald

Valley City State (N.D.)

Junior

5-10

Guard

Killeen, Texas

Miguel Sansavour

Dakota State (S.D.)

Junior

6-8

Center

Point Fortin, Trinidad

Taylor Newton

Jamestown (N.D.)

Junior

6-0

Guard

Tyler, Minn.

Anthony Hendricks

Presentation (S.D.)

Senior

6-1

Guard

Chicago, Ill.

Jonathon Butler

Mayville State (N.D.)

Senior

6-6

Forward

Fordyce, Ark.

Postseason Awards
Most Valuable Player:  Mark Hoge – Jamestown (N.D.)
Most Valuable Graduating Senior:  Mark Hoge – Jamestown (N.D.)
Defensive Player of the Year:  Miguel Sansavour – Dakota State (S.D.)
Newcomer Player of the Year:  Brequan Tucker – Jamestown (N.D.)
Coach of the Year:  Justin Wieck – Jamestown (N.D.)

Nick Huntimer, North Star Athletic Association Sports Information director