Kong continues to earn post season awards as Jackets prepare for Nationals

Kong continues to earn post season awards as Jackets prepare for Nationals

Courtesy of MCAC Sports:

Men's basketball coaches from around the Minnesota College Athletic Conference took time recently to recognize the top student-athletes from the NJCAA Region XIII ranks. 

The ten-man team - highlighted by top vote getters Kong KongRochester CTC and Tyree'on JohnsonCentral Lakes College - has been released and is listed below.  Rochester Community & Technical College head coach Brian LaPlantewas awarded Coach-of-the-Year honors.

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2019-20 NJCAA Division III Men's Basketball All-Region XIII Team

Name College     Hometown, State Yr.
Kong Kong Rochester Community & Technical College  Mankato, MN 2
Tyree'on Johnson Central Lakes College  Coon Rapids, MN 2
Bakri Gubara Northland Community & Technical College Nashville, TN 2
Terrell Smith Riverland Community College Minneapolis, MN 2
Curtis Bell Vermilion Community College St. Paul, MN 2
Eric Racine    St. Cloud Technical & Community College Brooklyn Park, MN 2
Josh Arnold Central Lakes College Apple Valley, MN 2
Paul Coleman St. Cloud Technical & Community College Sartell, MN 2
Jarves Hunt Lake Superior College Ft. Lauderdaule, FL 2
Montrell Jacobs Riverland Community College  Milwaukee, WI 2
Coach-of-the-Year  Brian LaPlante, RCTC     


NJCAA Basketball releases including National Top15 Poll and Player-of-the-Week information, can be found at: https://www.njcaa.org/sports/mbkb/index

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