March 11, 2002
Griffin named NABC All-Region
University of Southern Indiana senior center Ronnie Griffin (Louisville, Kentucky) was named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches’ second team All-Great Lakes Region team. The teams are selected and voted on by the member coaches of the NABC.
Griffin led USI in scoring with 14 points and 7.0 rebounds in his only season with the Screaming Eagles. He had nine double-double games and posted collegiate bests against top ranked Kentucky Wesleyan College with 23 points at the Physical Activities Center and 16 rebounds at Roberts Stadiums.
The Screaming Eagles finished the year with a 22-8 overall record, reaching 20 wins for the 10th consecutive season. USI finished GLVC action this year in fourth with a 14-6 conference record. The Eagles have reached 14 or more wins in the league 10 years running.
NABC ALL-GREAT LAKES REGION
Ronald Evans, Kentucky Wesleyan
Craig Sanders, Northern Kentucky
Matt Cameron, Michigan Tech
Josh Flynn, Grand Valley State
Tyrus Boswell, Kentucky Wesleyan
Kyle Hunt, Findlay
Josh Morgan, Gannon
Ronnie Griffin, Southern Indiana
Ben Dewar, Lake Superior State
Sam Bacino, Lewis