Sunday, February 26th, 2012 - 9:29 pm

Peregrines Put Three on All-Conference Team

HAMMOND, Ind. – The Purdue University Calumet men’s basketball team saw three players earn recognition from the Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference, as the league announced its 2011-12 all-conference teams today. Juniors Andrew Anderson and Kedric Williams were named to first team, while senior Alex Richman garnered second team accolades.

Anderson, who earned Second Team All-CCAC honors a year ago, led Purdue Calumet in nearly every major statistical average. The 6-foot-3 guard posted 15.8 points, 7.2 rebounds and 2.9 assists per game this season, while tallying nine 20-point performances and eight double-doubles on the year.

Williams was named to the all-conference team for the first time, after averaging 15.1 points and 6.7 rebounds per game. The 6-foot-1 guard finished second in the conference in three-point shooting, knocking down  42.4 percent of his shots from beyond the arc.

Richman averaged 13.2 points per game in his only season in Hammond, while finishing second on the team with 65 3-point field goals. The 6-foot-1 guard came on strong down the stretch, averaging 17.3 points per game in PUC’s final eight contests.

Purdue Calumet finished the 2011-12 campaign with a 9-21 overall mark and a 5-9 mark in league action.