SANTA CRUZ, CA -- The end of the 2014-15 school year is upon us. The UCSC Men's basketball program continues to take positive steps forward. In the 34 years of Men's Basketball at UCSC the 2014-15 Slugs had the most D3 wins in a season, the longest win streak in a season, and the 2nd most overall wins in a season. Also, here are some individuals from the program that were recently honored.
James Townsend was named UCSC 2015 Male Athlete of the Year.
James has been a 3 year Captain and has been selected to the D3 All Independent team for the 3rd season in a row. Finished his career as the only Slug ever in the career top ten for all 3 of the following categories:
3rd All time in Rebounding
8th All time in steals
9th All time in scoring
Marshal Arnwine Jr. was named UCSC 2015 Most Inspirational Athlete of the Year.
Here is a great article that gives some insight to who Marshal is:
Assistant Coach Robert Terrance was honored at the UCSC Service Recognition Ceremony.
Coach Terrence was named the Faculty/Staff Award Winner which goes to an outstanding faculty or staff member at UCSC who has supported service-learning through teaching or mentorship on campus or in the local Santa Cruz community during the 2014-2015 academic school year.