Coleman Named Pre-Season All-GCAC

Wed, 10/28/2009 (All day)

Oct. 27, 2009

MOBILE, Ala. – Spring Hill College men’s basketball player Marcus Coleman was named to the 2009-10 Gulf Coast Athletic Conference (GCAC) Pre-Season All Conference team as announced by the conference office on Tuesday.

Coleman, senior shooting guard from Wilmer, Ala., and Mary G. Montgomery High School scored 426 points as a junior and led the GCAC in 3-point shots made with 111 last season.

For his career, Coleman is currently the 27th leading scorer in SHC men’s basketball history with 1,103 points scored.  He is also the leading 3-point shooter in Badger history with 274 successful attempts from long distance.

As a sophomore, Coleman set the single season 3-point basket record at SHC by making 115 shots from beyond the arc.

The Basketball Badgers open the 2009-10 regular season versus Southeastern Bible College on Saturday, November 7, at 3 p.m. in the Arthur R. Outlaw Recreation Center.