BUFFALO, N.Y. - April 8 - Devon Elliott, a freshman guard on the Erie Community College men's basketball team, was a third-team selection to the NJCAA All-America team today.
Elliott's selection marks the fourth-straight season a Kat has been named to the NJCAA team. In 2010, God's Gift Achiuwa was a third-team pick. Achiuwa was a first-team selection in 2011 while Tyshawn Edwards was a third-team choice. In 2012, Dequan Jones was named to the third team.
Elliott, the Kat's leading scorer, averaged 21.5 points per game. He led ECC in scoring in 13 of the 20 games he played. He was also the team's second-leading rebounder at 7.1 per contest. He recorded three double-doubles.
Elliott (Brooklyn, N.Y./Bishop Loughlin) was also named to the All-Region III Tournament team and was a first-team All-Region III selection.
ECC finished 22-6 and was the Region III Tournament runner-up.