Richard Grant Named First Team All-Conference

Richard Grant
Richard Grant

The Pennsylvania State University Athletic Conference (PSUAC) announced on Sunday, Feb. 18 that Richard Grant earned First Team All-Conference honors for his play in the 2017–18 season.

The 6'6" junior from York, Pennsylvania (Susquehannock) shot 52.5% from the field this season, averaging 18.0 points, 9.0 rebounds, and 1.2 blocks in 29 minutes per game, all career-highs.

Majoring in human development and family studies, Grant scored a season-high 31 points on 13–21 shooting in an 80–70 win over Penn State Worthington Scranton on Feb. 2. Grant was also 5–6 from the line in the win and pulled down 14 rebounds. Following that game, Grant was named PSUAC Player of the Week.

Grant scored 22 points and pulled down a monstrous 17 rebounds in a 68–56 win over Penn State Hazleton to the open the PSUAC Playoffs.