ASHEVILLE, N.C. – Freshman guard Andrew Rowsey was named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches District III second team on Wednesday.


Rowsey was joined on the second team by VMI guard Rodney Glasgow and three players from Florida Gulf Coast.


The Lexington, Va. native enjoyed the finest freshman season in school history this past year. He was the Big South Freshman of the year and earned first team All-Conference honors. Rowsey led Asheville in scoring with a 20.3 average and set a school-record for three-pointers made in a season with 106. He led the Bulldogs in free throw shooting (.836) and assists (94).


Rowsey’s 20.3 scoring average leads the Big South Conference and is second best in the country among freshman.