Bulldogs' Captains Nab All-NSIC Honors

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Bulldogs' Captains Nab All-NSIC Honors

March 1, 2012 Updated Mar 1, 2012 at 5:04 PM CST

Duluth, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) --- UMD men's basketball captains Ryan Rasmussen and Jake Hottenstine were named Thursday to the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) all-conference team.

Rasmussen, the team's only senior, was named to the all-NSIC first team after averaging 17.9 points per game and leading the conference with 2.81 three-pointers every contest.

Rasmussen leaves UMD with 1,510 career points, putting him at ninth on the program's all-time scoring list.

Hottenstine, meanwhile, was named to the all-NSIC second team after averaging 16 points per game this season and also grabbing 6.2 rebounds every contest.

The Bulldogs saw their season end in the first round of the NSIC playoffs with a 99-92 loss to Southwest Minnesota State.

Posted by Zach Schneider
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