Men's Basketball: Ruffin Earns Second Team All-District Honors from NABC

Men's Basketball: Ruffin Earns Second Team All-District Honors from NABC

KANSAS CITY, Missouri—Mount Union's Jarrett Ruffin (Northfield/Nordonia) was picked to the National Association of Basketball Coaches Division III All-District Team for the 2016 season. Ruffin earned second team honors for the Great Lakes district.

This is Ruffin's third honor of the season, along with his First Team All-OAC honor and his D3Hoops.com Third Team All-Great Lakes Region award.  This season he started all 27 games and scored a team-high 416 points (15.4 ppg) and also led the team and was third in the conference rebounding (8.2 rpg).  Ruffin finishes his career with 1,409 points -- fifth best in school history, 706 rebounds with a school record 122 blocked shots.

GREAT LAKES 

First Team                                                   Second Team

Tyler Alexander, Defiance                            Jared Holmquist, Trine

Nate Axelrod, Ohio Wesleyan                       David Linane, John Carroll

Jaylon Bell, St. Vincent                                Matt Clark, Case Western Reserve

Scott Nikodemski, Alma                              Jarrett Ruffin, Mount Union

A.J. Edwards, Marietta*                           Jett Speelman, Denison

Zane Hackett, Penn State Behrend

 

Coach of the Year: Sam Hargraves, Alma