Men's Basketball: Justyn Olson, Mark Wagner selected to USA South All-Conference second team

Men's Basketball: Justyn Olson, Mark Wagner selected to USA South All-Conference second team

Junior guard Justyn Olson and senior guard Mark Wagner were selected to the USA South All-Conference second team as announced by the conference Wednesday.

Olson leads the team and is second in the USA South conference averaging 16.5 points per game, while Wagner is second on the team and fifth in the conference at 15.0 points per game.

Olson and Wagner each rank in the top 10 in nine different USA South statistical categories.

Olson leads the conference in steals with 54 and in steals per game at 2.2. He is second in points (412), free throws made (118), and free throws made per game (4.7). Olson is third in free throws attempted (157), and free throws attempted per game (6.3), while ranking eighth in free throw percentage (75.2).

Wagner makes a conference-leading 87.6 percent of his free throws, which is 22nd in NCAA Division III. He is tied for third with 51 steals, tied for fourth with 2.0 steals per game, and ranks fifth in points (376), free throws made (92), free throws made per game (3.7).  Wagner is 10th in both 3-point field goals made (48) and 3-point field goals made per game (1.9).

For his career at LaGrange, Wagner is currently 11th in points scored with 1,366. He is second in 3-points field attempted (697); third in 3-point field goals made (243), free throw percentage (84.8), steals (189), and ninth in assists (230). Wagner is one of only three LaGrange players to score over 1,000 points and have over 200 assists in his career.

Junior forward Jacob Gaetanos represented LaGrange on the All-Sportsmanship team.