FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

April 2, 2009

 

BOBBY BAILEY NAMED
SECOND TEAM
ALL-ECAC

Providence, RI-The Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) named Rhode Island College senior guard Bobby Bailey (Fall River, MA) a Second Team All-Star for his performance in men's basketball this season.

 

 

 Senior Guard Bobby Bailey

 

Bailey, who has also been named the Little East Conference Co-Player of the Year, the Defensive Player of the Year, First Team All-LEC and to the league’s All-Defensive Team, played in 23 games, starting 21 of them. He averaged 12.1 points, 5.3 rebounds, 1.9 assists and 1.8 steals per game. Bailey scored a season-high 21 points vs. Western Connecticut on Jan. 27, grabbed 13 rebounds vs. UMass Dartmouth on Feb. 28, dished out six assists vs. Salve Regina on Jan. 6 and swiped four steals twice. Bailey was also named First Team All-District by the NABC and Second Team All-Northeast by D3hoops.com. Bailey received the Cox Sports R.I. Basketball Media Steve McDonald Award, signifying him as the Men’s Player of the Year (Div. III).

 

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