Four Ohio men’s basketball players have earned All-Mid-American Conference honors, the league announced on Wednesday (March 8). Graduate student forward Dwight Wilson III was named Second Team All-MAC, junior guard Jaylin Hunter was named All-MAC Honorable Mention, while freshmen guards AJ Brown and Elmore James earned a spot on the MAC All-Freshman Team.
This is the second time Wilson III (Tallahassee Fla.) has been named to an All-MAC team. Wilson III finished the season leading Ohio with 15.9 points and 9.1 rebounds a game. He played in 30 games this season, making 30 starts, while shooting .620 from the field and .712 from the line. During MAC play, Wilson III played and started all 18 games, while averaging 17.5 points and 8.9 rebounds a game, while shooting .645 from the field and .709 from the line. Wilson III scored a career-high 31 points on Jan. 24 against Western Michigan and grabbed a season-high 17 rebounds at BGSU on Jan. 7. He also grabbed his 1,000th career rebound on Feb. 21 against Northern Illinois, making his only the fourth Bobcat in program history to have 1,000 points and 1,000 rebounds. This season he led Ohio in scoring 12 times, with 10 double doubles and led the team in rebounding 26 times.