First All-Conference picks for SIU since 2008
Beane Has Earned Back-to-Back MVC Player of the Week and Scholar-Athlete of the Week from the MVC
Desmar Jackson and Anthony Beane led Southern with 12 points apiece.
Jackson named Honorable-Mention All-Conference, while Beane named to All-Freshman team
*MVC Most-Improved Team
*1st-Team MVC Scholar-Athlete
*Three-time MVC Player of the Week (Feb. 3, 10, 24)
*Two-time MVC Scholar-Athlete of the Week (Feb. 3, 10)
In the last 12 games, averaged 21.4 points, while shooting .520 from the field, .413 from 3-point and .831 from the FT line...Ranked 8th in scoring in MVC (14.7 ppg) and 7th in 3-point shooting (.394).
*MVC All-Freshman Team
Finished seventh in school history in points scored by a freshman (283) and eighth in scoring average (9.1)...Second in the MVC in scoring average among freshmen, behind Missouri State's Marcus Marshall...Scored double figures 15 times, including 10 MVC games...Started MVC play with six-straight double-digit scoring games...Posted a season-high 17 points versus New Orleans on on Dec. 17.
Averaged 16.3 points, 5.5 rebounds and 2.5 assists his senior year and was named 4A Second-Team All-State by the Associated Press...The Big 12 Conference Player of the Year as a junior and senior and The Pantagraph Player of the Year as a senior...Set a Normal High School record for 3-pointers in a season in 2012... Led NCHS to fourth place in the Class 4A State Tournament as a junior and to back-to-back Big 12 titles.
Dawg Bites Originally committed to Illinois State, but switched to Southern after his father was named an assistant on Barry Hinson's staff...Born May 6, 1994...Son of Katina and Anthony Beane, Sr....Has a younger brother, Darius, who is in 8th grade.
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