March 3, 2014

Langan, Kobasa Headline CAC Men’s Hoops Awards

YORK, Pa. – Wesley College's David Langan and Jerry Kobasa have been named the Capital Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Player of the Year and Coach of the Year, respectively, it was announced by the league office on Monday afternoon.  Eric Selby was also honored, earning Second Team recognition.

Also a First Team All-Star for the second-straight season, Langan is the second-straight Wolverine to earn CAC Player of the Year honors and is the third selection in the last six seasons.  A senior center from Sayreville, N.J., Langan led the CAC in double-doubles (13) rebounding (10.8), field goal percentage (63.6) and blocks (1.9), while ranking third with 16.7 points per game. During Wesley's record-breaking season, Langan became the school's all-time leading rebounder and became the 12th Wolverine to score over 1,000 career points.

For the second time in his tenure at Wesley, Kobasa was honored by his peers as the Jeff Gamber Coach of Year.  Kobasa, who shared the honor in 2011, led the Wolverines to a program-record 22 victories this season which included a program-record 12 game winning streak.  Kobasa, is now 150-94 (.615) in his nine seasons at Wesley and was named the DIII News Coach of the Month for November 2013.

Earning All-CAC honors for the first time was Selby, who led the CAC with 4.3 assists per game while ranking third on the Wolverines with 9.3 points per game.  A native of Wilmington, Del., Selby, who recorded career-highs in every statistical category as senior, was even better in conference games, tallying 10.6 points and 4.4 assists per contest.