KUTZTOWN, Pa. – Redshirt-junior Anthony Lee of the Kutztown University men’s basketball team has been selected to the Division II Conference Commissioners Association (D2CCA) All-Atlantic Region Second Team, announced on March 12.
It is the first All-Atlantic Region recognition for Lee, and adds on to the list of 2017-18 accolades, who was also named to the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) First Team earlier this month, and a three-time PSAC East Athlete of the Week award winner this season.
Lee led the Golden Bears (21-7 overall) in scoring at 21.5 points per game, ranking third in the PSAC, and in steals per game (1.8), which ranked sixth in the conference. He broke the school-record for made three-pointers in a game with eight, and in a season with 83. His 51.6 percent from beyond the arc was tops in Division II and the highest any player in KU history has shot in a season. He was also fifth in the conference in field-goal percentage (54.1) and fourth in free-throw percentage (86.8).
The Willow Grove native has totaled 1,470 career points, ranking him sixth in program history. He has scored in double-figures in 74 of his 82 career starts, including all 28 this season. Lee is also in the top-10 in school history in career 3-pointers made (183, fifth), career field goals made (508, eighth) and career steals (151, 10th).
Sports information directors from NCAA Division II Atlantic Region schools and conferences selected the two all-region teams. The process concludes with All-American selections announced later in the month. The Atlantic Region consists of schools from the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA), the Mountain East Conference (MEC) and the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC), along with independents Bluefield State and Salem.
The team is sponsored by the Division II Conference Commissioners Association encourages and promotes Division II athletics and high standards of sportsmanship as important elements of higher education. The CCA is a key communications link among the conferences as they discuss views, policies and regulations that impact Division II intercollegiate athletics and works closely with the NCAA as a communications channel to NCAA Division II member colleges and universities.