Waterville, ME - Northern Vermont University-Lyndon men's basketball player Colby Bucknam (Brunswick, ME) has been named to the 2018-2019 North Atlantic Conference Men's Basketball Sportsmanship Team, as voted on by conference coaches and announced today.
Bucknam, a freshman forward and Music Business & Industry major, played in 24 games for the Hornets this season, starting five times. He averaged 1.5 points, 2.3 rebounds, and 1.1 assists per game. In NAC play he averaged 14.7 minutes per game, scoring 2.2 points and grabbing 2.7 rebounds per contest.
The NAC Men's Basketball Sportsmanship Team is reserved for those who have distinguished themselves through demonstrated acts of sportsmanship and ethical behavior. The honorees are individuals who have positively affected the basketball culture and environment and whose behavior clearly demonstrates sportsmanship and integrity that go beyond the playing rules and etiquette.
A complete rundown of NAC Men's Basketball Award winners can be found HERE.