February 27, 2012

Favors & Gorman Earn Major NECC Accolades

Becker senior forward Terrance Favors was selected the 2011-12 New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) Men's Basketball Player of the Year in a vote of the league's coaches. Favors averaged 17.2 points, 5.2 rebounds and 4.2 assists per game leading the Hawks to an undefeated NECC regular season and their first NECC title. Favors was also selected first team All-NECC.

Teammate Rajai Leggett was selected second team All-NECC, while freshman Jerome Cohen earned Honorable Mention.

For the third consecutive season Becker head coach Brian Gorman was honored by his peers as the league's top coach after guiding the Hawks to an undefeated regular season and NECC championship.

2011-12 NECC Men's Basketball All-Conference Teams

PLAYER OF THE YEAR
Terrance Favors, Becker (Sr, F - Boston, Mass.)

ROOKIE OF THE YEAR
Joshua Ford, Mitchell (So, F - Jersey City, N.J.)

COACH OF THE YEAR
Brian Gorman, Becker

TEAM SPORTSMANSHIP AWARD
Regis College

FIRST TEAM
Terrance Favors, Becker  (Sr, F - Boston, Mass.)
Joshua Ford, Mitchell (So, F - Jersey City, N.J.)
Andre French, Elms (Jr, G - Torrington, Conn.)
Taeshon Johnson, Southern Vt. (Jr, G - Charlotte, N.C.)
John Sanchez, Lesley (Sr, G - Carson, Calif.)

SECOND TEAM
Daris Cosby, Daniel Webster (So, F - Albany, N.Y.)
Max Kaim, Wheelock (Sr, G - Fort Lauderdale, FL)
Rajai Leggett, Becker (Sr, F - New Haven, Conn.)
Eric Rice, Wheelock (Sr, C - Woburn, MA)
Steve Rosemond, Newbury (So, G - Everett, Mass.)

HONORABLE MENTION
Jerome Cohen, Becker (Fr, C - Boston, Mass.)
Bashir Hudson, Wheelock (Jr, G/F - Jamaica Plain, MA)
Osanto Marc, Regis (Fr, G - Kissimmee, Fla.)
David McDaniel, Elms (Jr, F - Plainfield, N.J.)
Kyle Pierce, Wheelock (Sr, G - Burlington, MA)
Tim Young, Newbury (Jr, G - Brockton, Mass.)