Berea, Ky. (February 27th, 2012) - The KIAC coaches selected Indiana University East guard Marcus Isaac as the conference player of the year and Indiana University Southeast head coach Wiley Brown as the conference coach of the year. Cincinnati Christian University guard Kevin Mitchell was also named newcomer of the year.
Marcus Isaac led IU East to a 24-7 overall record and an 11-2 conference record. The Red Wolves were ranked in the NAIA Division II top fifteen most of the season. Isaac was third in the conference with 19.03 points per game and was second in the conference with a field goal percentage of 54.3 percent. He ranked second nationally in free throw percentage (89.2 percent) and was fifth nationally in 3-point field goal percentage (46.6 percent).
IU Southeast head coach Wiley Brown led the Grenadiers to a 23-7 overall record and finished the regular season first in the conference with a 12-1 record. IU Southeast is the top seed in the KIAC tournament and was ranked in the NAIA Division II top twenty most of the season.
Cincinnati Christian University freshman guard Kevin Mitchell was named the newcomer of the year. Mitchell was second in the conference with 20.52 points per game.
Player of the Year
Marcus Isaac, Indiana University East
Coach of the Year
Wiley Brown, Indiana University Southeast
Newcomer of the Year
Kevin Mitchell, Cincinnati Christian University
Position Name Class School Hometown
G Wes Cox SO IU Southeast Louisville, Ky.
F Harry Cross FR Berea Louisville, KY
F Dakotah Euton SO Asbury Georgetown, Ky.
G Austin Flannery SO Asbury Georgetown, Ky.
G Marcus Isaac JR IU East Indianapolis, Ind.
F Joe Lawson SO IU Southeast Indianapolis, Ind.
G Shawn Menckowski FR SLCOP Christopher, IL
G Kevin Mitchell FR Cincinnati Christian Cincinnati, OH
G Matt Trimnell SO IU East Seymour, Ind.
G Isaac Wilson SO Alice Lloyd Corbin. Ky