FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MANSFIELD, Mass. - Folllowing a month in which they posted a 6-2 mark, all in cross-divisional Northeast-10 Conference action, the Le Moyne Men's Basketball team has been selected as the NE10 Team of the Month for January, 2017.
The Dolphins were awarded the honor following a vote the NE10 conducted on its social media platforms (Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter), in which more than 400 people voted.
Le Moyne received 43% of the total votes that were submitted, with the Adelphi Women's Basketball team and the Bentley Women's Basketball team each finishing second with 27% of the votes.
During the month, Le Moyne won six times, including conference wins over Stonehill, Assumption, Saint Anselm, Merrimack, Saint Michael's, and Franklin Pierce. Both Stonehill and Saint Anselm were a part of the 2016 NCAA East Regional field.
2016-17 NE10 Team of the Month Honorees
September - LIU Post Field Hockey
October - LIU Post Football
November - Le Moyne Women's Basketball
December - Assumption Women's Basketball
January - Le Moyne Men's Basketball
ABOUT THE NE10
The NE10 is an association of 15 diverse institutions serving student-athletes across 24 NCAA Division II sports. Together we build brilliant futures by embracing the journey of every student-athlete.
Each year, 4,500 student-athletes compete in conference championships, making the NE10 the largest DII conference in the country in terms of sport sponsorship. Leading the way in the classroom, on the field and within the community, the NE10 is proud of its comprehensive program and the experience it provides student-athletes.