Pelotte named ECAC New England Mens Basketball Player of the Year
PLYMOUTH, N.H. - The parade of post-season honors continued Tuesday for Plymouth State University's all-star men's basketball player.
Senior guard Nick Pelotte (Bingham, Maine) was
named Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division III New
England Player of the Year and First Team All-Star on Tuesday.
Pelotte (right) was also selected New Hampshire's Division
III Most Valuable Player and First Team All-Star by the N.H. Men's
Basketball Coaches Association.
Pelotte was joined on the New Hampshire All-Star First Team by sophomore forward Andreas Pope (Brooklyn, N.Y.), and Panther head coach John Scheinman was voted Coach of the Year.
A speedy 5'10" guard, the ECAC New England Player of the Year honor is the latest in a long list of awards Pelotte has accumulated this year. Here are some of his honors in 2004-05:
- All-America Fourth Team - D3hoops.com
ECAC New England Division III Player of the Year
All-Northeast Region First Team - National Association of Basketball Coaches
All-Northeast Region First Team - D3hoops.com
ECAC All-New England First Team
New Hampshire Most Valuable Player - N.H. Men's Basketball Coaches Association
All-New Hampshire First Team - N.H. Men's Basketball Coaches Association
All-Little East Conference First Team
Little East Conference Tournament - Most Outstanding Player
Scored record 62 points in LEC Tournament Championship game
Ranked 3rd in the nation in scoring (28.1 ppg)
ECAC New England Player of the Week (Dec. 14, Jan. 11, Feb. 9, Mar. 2)
Little East Conference - Player of the Week (Dec. 13, Jan. 10, Jan. 24, Feb. 7, Mar. 1)
Little East Conference - Weekly Honor Roll (Nov. 22, Jan. 3, Jan. 31)
Pre-Season All-America Honorable Mention - D3Hoops.com
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