WORCESTER, Mass. - Holy Cross junior forward Andrew Keister (Galloway, N.J.) has been named to the 2009-2010 All-Patriot League second team in men's basketball, as voted by the conference's head coaches. This marks the second straight season Keister has earned all-conference honors, as he was a first team All-Patriot League selection in 2008-2009.
Keister has averaged 10.4 points and 9.4 rebounds per game this season, while making 52.3 percent (125 of 239) of his field goal attempts. He was even more impressive against Patriot League opponents, averaging 11.6 points and 10.9 rebounds in conference contests. On the season, Keister ranks first in the Patriot League in rebounding, second in field goal percentage and 18th in scoring. He has also posted a conference-best 12 double-doubles on the season, while scoring in double-figures 16 times. Over the course of his Holy Cross career, Keister has now totaled 596 points and 509 rebounds, while hitting 244 of 464 (52.6 percent) field goal attempts.
Holy Cross (8-21 overall, 5-9 Patriot League) returns to action on Wednesday, March 3, when it travels to Bucknell for a quarterfinal round game of the Patriot League Tournament. The contest between the Crusaders and the Bison is scheduled to tip-off at 7:00 p.m., and will be shown live on CBS College Sports Television.
A complete list of the 2009-2010 All-Patriot League teams follow.
|All-Patriot League First Team|
|All-Patriot League Second Team|
|Andrew Keister||Holy Cross||F||Jr.|
|Patriot League All-Rookie Team|
|Player of the Year: C.J. McCollum, Lehigh, Fr., G|
|Rookie of the Year: C.J. McCollum, Lehigh, Fr., G|
|Defensive Player of the Year: Bryan Cohen, Bucknell, So., G|
|Coach of the Year: Fran O'Hanlon, Lafayette|