Thursday, March 11, 2004

Conference awards



• Conference USA: Memphis senior guard Antonio Burks is the league player of the year and Alabama-Birmingham's Mike Anderson is coach of the year, as selected by the C-USA coaches.

• Mid-American Conference: Miami senior Juby Johnson was named to the coaches' first team, and junior Chet Mason was voted honorable mention all-conference.

• Southeastern Conference: Kentucky's Erik Daniels and Gerald Fitch were named to the coaches' all-SEC first team Wednesday, and teammate Chuck Hayes was named to the second team. Daniels and Fitch had been named Tuesday to the Associated Press' all-SEC second team, and Hayes had joined Cliff Hawkins on the AP third team. Mississippi State's Lawrence Roberts was named SEC Player of the Year by the coaches, as he had been by the AP. The coaches named South Carolina's Dave Odom their Coach of the Year and Louisiana State's Brandon Bass as Freshman of the Year.




UC BEARCATS
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Daugherty: UC makes it look easy, but it's not
'Cats, Cards square off in rubber match

BENGALS
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PREP SPORTS
St. Bernard comes up short in bid to extend playoff run
Amazons trip Eagles again
Prep results, schedule

XAVIER
Muskies take aim at No.1

REDS
Leadoff man finds good fit
Lefty Sanchez is sharp again

MORE BASEBALL
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TV
Sports today on TV, radio

COLLEGE SPORTS
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Mason may be key for Miami
Cards hold off pesky Pirates
Coach juggling multiple jobs

CONFERENCES
RedHawks' Day breaks Cardinals in MAC Tourney quarterfinal win
Duquesne holds off UMass from line
Santee's shot the difference for Frogs vs. Golden Eagles
Conference awards
ATLANTIC 10 TOURNAMENT
C-USA TOURNAMENT