Little Rock, AR – The awards keep coming for the Philander Smith Men's Basketball Team. Coach Todd Day was named GCAC Coach of the Year. Daldric Sargent was select to the "GCAC All-Defensive Team." Senior Chris Ward, was selected "GCAC 1st Team All-Conference."
This past Wednesday, Chris Ward from Springfield, Missouri was named NAIA All-American Honorable Mention. Chris has amassed over 790 points and 313 rebounds in his career at Philander Smith. The Senior Center, whose major is Business, will be graduating from Philander Smith this may.
Coach Todd Day Sr. remarked, "Chris was a hard worker and I am proud of him. I am most proud of Chris for earning his degree from Philander Smith." Day also stated, "He (Chris) has aspirations to continue playing and we hope to see him go far."