Marshall places third-most student-athletes on list among league schools
The junior led the league in points and assists during the 2016-17 season
It is the first time Jon Elmore has been named to the NABC All-District team
Middle Tennessee defeated Marshall to win the C-USA Championship
Jon Elmore hit the game-winning free throw with 2.5 seconds left
Photos from Marshall vs. Middle Tennessee State University in the Conference USA Tournament Championship on 3/11/17.
Men's Basketball against North Texas on March 4, 2017 at the Cam Henderson Center. Senior night. Photos by Rick Haye.
Marshall basketball against Rice on March 2, 2017 at the Cam Henderson Center. Photos by Rick Haye.
Photos of Marshall men's basketball against UTEP on Jan. 28, 2017 at the Cam Henderson Center. Photos by Rick Haye.
Marshall men's basketball photos against UTSA on Jan. 26, 2017 at the Cam Henderson Center. Photos by Rick Haye.
2015-16 (SOPHOMORE): 2015-16 Conference USA All-Academic Team … named Tamar Slay Newcomer of the Year by Herd coaches ... became active as D-I transfer from VMI on Dec. 14; joined starting lineup immediately at point guard … Herd went 15-10 with him in the starting lineup after beginning the season 2-6 without him … led Marshall with 5.8 assists, 34.6 minutes per game … No. 2 on the team with 15.2 points and 2.4 threes made per game … team-high free throw percentage of Herd players with 90 makes or more (.803, 98-of-122) … career-high 35 points against Southern Miss (March 5) with the best perfect game of free throws in school history (15-of-15) … double-figure scoring in 19 games with seven 20-point games … 15 games of five or more assists, with three games of 10 or more … two double-doubles (24 points, 10 assists at WKU – Feb. 13; 18 points, 10 assists versus Louisiana Tech – March 3) … career-high seven 3-pointers made at UTSA (Feb. 6) … career-high seven rebounds at Rice (Jan. 16) … No. 2 in Conference USA with 5.8 assists per game (through games of March 12) … named to C-USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll.
2014-15 (FRESHMAN): Transferred to Marshall from VMI in January 2015.