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Wiggins garners Third-Team All-Peach Belt Conference honors

Wiggins garners Third-Team All-Peach Belt Conference honors

AUGUSTA, Ga. – Lander junior forward Marquel Wiggins earned third-team All-Peach Belt Conference honors, the league announced on Friday. Wiggins' selection marks the sixth consecutive year that Lander has put a player on the all-conference team.

Wiggins is the first Bearcat to earn All-PBC honors in his first season in Greenwood since Tobiasz Hose in 2014-15.

The Oglethorpe, Ga., native ranked sixth in the conference in scoring (17.4) and reached double figures in 16 PBC games this year. He reached the 30-point mark twice during the season, scoring 30 on Jan. 2 against Young Harris and netting 33 points against No. 6-ranked USC Aiken on Feb. 23. 

His 116 made free throws are fourth in the league. He also ranked fifth in made field goals (178) and sixth in offensive rebounds (74).