The Simpson men’s basketball team has received the Team Academic Excellence Award for the third consecutive year, as announced by the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) on Thursday.
Simpson led the American Rivers Conference with 31 student-athletes that received 2018-19 Winter All-Academic recognition. There were 147 student-athletes from around the league that earned the honor.
Junior Conor Riordan has been named a Google Cloud Academic All-American for his work on and off the hardwood this season for the Simpson men’s basketball team, as announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Riordan is 1 of 15 student-athletes in Division III men’s basketball to receive this honor.
After an impressive junior season, Simpson men’s basketball player Conor Riordan was tabbed an American Rivers All-Conference First Team selection, along with seven other players from around the league.
Conor Riordan has been named to the Google Cloud Academic All-District 8 First Team for men’s basketball, as voted on by the College Sports Information Directors of America.
In the American Rivers Conference Tournament Semifinals, the fourth-seeded Simpson men’s basketball team nearly pulled off an epic comeback against top-seeded Nebraska Wesleyan, but lost 85-80 on Thursday.