The Word on the Herd
The top scoring offense in the league will tipoff against the league’s top scoring defense at 7 p.m. on ESPN 3
The two teams will compete for the Elli Johnson Trophy
Dan D'Antoni earned his 50th career win
PRIOR TO MARSHALL - Averaged 2.7 points in 14.7 minutes over 20 games at Rio Grande Valley ... the Edinburgh, Texas-based Vaqueros of the Western Athletic Conference went 8-22 in their first season ... played at Fort Union Military Academy prior to Rio Grande Valley.
HIGH SCHOOL - Played at South Charleston High from 2008-12, averaging 16.3 points, 7.0 rebounds and 4.0 assists as a senior ... averaged 10 points as a junior at South Charleston ... was All-MSAC as a junior and senior ... AAA All-State as a senior - See more at: http://www.wvgazettemail.com/sports/20160506/ot-elmore-to-join-marshall-basketball-team#sthash.qzbCcUw8.dpuf
PERSONAL - Son of Beth and Gay Elmore (VMI ’86) who was a two-time Southern Conference Player of the Year for the Keydets in 1986 and 1987 and finished his career as the school’s then all-time leading scorer with 2,422 points – a mark that stood for 22 years