CUNY Athletic Conference holds its basketball media day
The CUNY Athletic Conference held its annual basketball media day and released the coaches preseason polls.
Lehman College was picked third in the Senior College Mens North Division. The Lighting was the defending conference champions, but they lost three starters from last year, including MVP Andre Bagot.
Miguel Jorge was named to the preseason all-conference team. Jorge, a senior, averaged better than 13 points and four rebounds per game last season. Bronx resident and City Tech senior Shacun Malave was named preseason player of the year. He was also last years conference player of the year.
The womens team at Lehman was also picked third in the North Division. However, Head Coach Eric Harrison thinks his team can do better than third. Shatasia Little, who returned to Lehman, was named preseason all-conference. Little, a sophomore, averaged better than 16 points and 11 rebounds last season.