NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Junior guard Michael Mallory (Waterbury, Conn.) of the Southern Connecticut State University men’s basketball team has been named a preseason All-American by The Basketball Times.
This is the second publication that has lauded Mallory in the preseason, joining The Sporting News.
Mallory is coming off a sophomore season in which he collected Third-Team All-Northeast-10 Conference honors. He finished second on the team and eighth in the league with 18.3 points per game. Along the way, Mallory set a new SCSU program single-season record with 90 made three-pointers. He also went over the 1,000 point mark for his career in a February game against Pace.
As a freshman, Mallory was selected to the All-Freshman Team by the Division II Bulletin and was named as both the ECAC and the Northeast-10 Conference Rookie of the Year.
The Basketball Times Division II Preseason All-Americans
Andy Avgi, Western Oregon
Yunio Barrueta, Barry (Fla.)
Connor Beranek, Neb.-Kearney
Segar Bonifant, West Liberty (W. Va.)
Dontrell Brite, Mount Olive (N.C.)
Kameron Bundy, Drury (Mo.)
Kyle Cooper, Hillsdale (Mich.)
Wendell Davis, Ashland (Ohio)
Jon Feiler, New York Tech
Stephen Grosey, Concordia-Irvine (Calif.)
Preston Herring, Ala.-Huntsville
Daniel Jansen, Augustana (S.D.)
Andraz Kavas, Harding (Ark.)
Michael Mallory, Southern Conn. State
Tanner McGrew, West Virginia Wesleyan
Bretson McNeal, Midwestern State (Tex.)
Craig Nicholson, Fort Hays State (Kan.)
Quamain Rose, UNC Pembroke
Casey Schilling, Augustana (S.D.)
Devin Schmidt, Delta State (Miss.)
Gelvis Solano, Merrimack (Mass.)
Ryan Stephan, Colorado Mesa
Deonta Stocks, West Georgia
Alex Welsh, Colorado Springs