Richardson Earns All-Northeast Region Third Team Honors

Richardson Earns All-Northeast Region Third Team Honors

CASTINE, Maine – Maine Maritime Academy's Adam Richardson (Bradley, Maine) has been named to All-Northeast Region Third Team.

This honor comes after Richardson earned Maine Men's Basketball Coaches and Writers Association (MMBCWA) Second Team honors earlier today and was named the North Atlantic Conference (NAC) Player of the Year and Senior Scholar Athlete of the Year last month, while also earning a NAC First-Team nod.

Richardson ended the season ranking 10th among division III players in field goal percentage (64.2), after leading the Mariners and the NAC in points per game (18.6), total points (465), assists (71) and assists per game (4.6).  

The senior forward hit 66 percent from the line in conference games (71.1 percent overall), averaged 7.5 baskets for every 11.6 attempts and stayed on the court for over 36 minutes a game, playing wire to wire in four NAC matchups. 

The three-time NAC Player of the Week, grabbed 6.0 rebounds per game, including 5.2 defensive rebounds per game. Richardson tallied three double-doubles this season, including two against conference opponents.

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