Two NCC hoopsters named to D3hoops.com's Division III preseason team
North Central College (NCC) men's basketball players Alex Sorenson and Connor Raridon recently were named to D3hoops.com's NCAA Division III Preseason All-American Team, NorthCentralCardinals.com said.
Sorenson, a junior forward, was named to the first team, while Raridon, a sophomore forward, was an honorable-mention selection.
Sorenson averaged 15.3 points and 7.7 rebounds per game last season while earning first-team All-College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin honors, as well as being on the D3hoops.com All-Central Region Second Team and being a National Association of Basketball Coaches All-Central District selection. He also set an NCC record with 59 blocked shots.
Raridon averaged 13.2 points, 6.7 rebounds and a CCIW-best 4.1 assists per game in 2015-16 en route to being named the league's Freshman of the Year and the D3hoops.com Central Region Rookie of the Year, as well as being selected for the All-CCIW Second Team.