Hilleary, Henning, Wise honored

Feb. 25, 2002

WASHINGTON - Junior Matt Hilleary (Manassas, Va./Seton) was named the 2001-2002 Conference Player of the Year and teammate Bobby Henning (Bricktown, N.J./East Brunswick) shared the Rookie of the Year honor with Gallaudet's Anton Jackson as the All-CAC teams were announced on Monday.

Junior guard Kevin Wise (Newtown, Pa./Notre Dame [N.J.]) also garnered a spot on the second team.

Catholic, the CAC regular season and tournament champions, begin play in the NCAA Tournament this weekend as the Cardinals have earned a first-round bye and will host the winner of Thursday's North Carolina Wesleyan/Hampden-Sydney first-round game Saturday at the DuFour Center at 7 p.m.

2001-2002 All-CAC Men's Basketball Team

First Team
Dallas Crawley, Senior, Marymount
John Ely, Senior, York
Matt Hilleary, Junior, Catholic
Frank Jackson, Soph., Gallaudet
Andy O'Brien, Junior, York

Second Team
Devin Archie, Junior, Marymount
Dan Dupras, Soph., Mary Washington
Brandon Jones, Senior, St. Mary's
Doug King, Senior, Salisbury
Kevin Wise, Junior, Catholic

Player of the Year: Matt Hilleary, Catholic
Co-Rookies of the Year: Bobby Henning, Catholic, and Anton Jackson, Gallaudet
Coach of the Year: Jeff Gamber, York