Bassey and Hollingsworth named all-conference

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On Monday March 11 Conference USA announced its members of the all conference teams.

Charles Bassey made all conference 1st team, all-freshmen team, and all-defensive team. While Taveion Hollingsworth was named 3rd team all-conference. https://twitter.com/ConferenceUSA/status/1105184819271462912 https://twitter.com/ConferenceUSA/status/1105183718631600128https://twitter.com/ConferenceUSA/status/1105183115121590272 https://twitter.com/ConferenceUSA/status/1105183528617009152

Bassey has averaged 15 ppg 9.9 rebs and 2.4 blocks through 31 games thus far. Hollingsworth posted numbers of 14.2 ppg (increasing his avg. from last year, 13.3 ppg) 4.5 rebs and 2.4 ast through 31 games played this year.

Hilltoppers kick off post season play Thursday as they open as the 2 seed in the Conference USA tournament. They’ll take on the winner of North Texas vs. FIU. Tip off is scheduled for 8:30 PM Thursday on Stadium.