Glover named to NCCSIA team
Winston-Salem State University baller Justin Glover has been selected for the North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association’s 2012-13 College Division All-State Men’s Basketball Team.
He is one of 10 players representing eight different North Carolina schools named to the team. In addition to Glover, the other First Team selections are Gerald Boston, Barton College; Antonio Stabler, Queens University of Charlotte; Shahmel Brackett, UNC Pembroke; and George Blakeney, UNC Pembroke.
The Second Team is made up of Odell Turner, Wingate University; Damian Dixon, Greensboro College; Luqman Tijani, Greensboro College; Denzel Dillingham, Lenoir-Rhyne University; and Josh Pittman, Guilford College.
Glover, a native of Siler City, averaged 17.3 points per game in leading Winston-Salem State to a 21-7 record and its third-straight trip to the NCAA Tournament. Glover shot nearly 41 percent from the field, including a 33 percent success rate from 3-point territory, en route to being named first team All-Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA). A defensive stalwart as well, Glover turned in more than two steals per game, while also averaging a paltry 1.4 turnovers an outing as well.
Nominations for the team were submitted by North Carolina sports information professionals and voted on by the NCCSIA members. Founded in 2002, The North Carolina Collegiate Sports Information Association (NCCSIA) is comprised of sports information professionals from NCAA Division I, II, III, NAIA and independent institutions from the state of North Carolina.