Fred Moore earned a second team All-Mid-South Conference selection for his performance this season. Moore, a junior forward from Cincinnati, averaged 14.3 points and 7.5 rebounds per game this season while playing a team high 30.7 minutes per contest. The award is Moore's first of his career.
Jayllen Carter was named a Mid-South Conference All-Academic award recipient earlier this week and received his award on Thursday night. To be eligible for All-Academic, a student athlete must have a GPA of at least 3.25. Carter, a junior guard from Portsmouth, is averaging a team-high 14.9 points per game this season.
Fred, Jayllen and the Bears begin the Mid-South Conference Tournament on Friday afternoon when they take on top seeded conference regular season champions Life. Tipoff is scheduled for 2:00pm.