Three Pioneers Named to 2013 All-Northwest Conference Men's Basketball
by Kelsey Bumgarner
Athletics Development & Sports Information Assistant
PORTLAND, Ore. - Seniors James Hollins, Ross Erickson, and Dexter Pearce were selected to the 2013 All-Northwest Conference men's basketball team in their final season at Lewis & Clark, as released by the NWC Wednesday, Feb. 20.
Hollins, who was named First-Team All-NWC, led the Pioneers in scoring. He averaged 15.8 points per game, which placed him sixth in the conference, and was also second on the team in rebounding, averaging 5.3 per game.
On the Second-Team All-NWC was Erickson, who led the Pios in total points scored with 339 and in rebounding with 157.
Pearce was selected to the Honorable Mention team after leading L&C in three-point shooting percentage (.442), which landed him second in the conference.
The men's basketball team finished the regular season as the No. 4 seed and will play in the semi-finals of the NWC Championship Tournament Thursday, Feb. 21, at 7 p.m. in Spokane, Wash. against No. 1 seed Whitworth.