Four Panthers Named All-Conference

Four Panthers Named All-Conference

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Four Birmingham-Southern men's basketball players were named to Southern Athletic Association All-Conference teams Friday. Ian Thom (Cold Spring, N.Y./Croton-Harmon HS) and Harrison Deneka (Memphis, Tenn./Christian Brothers HS) earned second-team honors for their performance this season.


The pair led the team in scoring, averaging 12.4 and 11.7 points per game, respectively.  Thom started every game this season and was the leading free throw shooter.  Deneka led the team in rebounds.


Evan Lewis (Birmingham, Ala./Ramsay HS) and James McLean (Maitland, Fla./Winter Park HS) were named to the SAA Honorable Mention team.  The two starters were constant contributors to the Panthers offense. Lewis leads the team in three-point shots and minutes.  McLean got hot deep into conference play.  He was the third leading scorer against SAA opponents.