Pair of basketball Crusaders named NAIA All-America

Pair of basketball Crusaders named NAIA All-America
The William Carey University women's tennis team ranked sixth in the NAIA Preseason Coaches' Top 25 poll released earlier this week.  (Photo source: WDAM archive)

KANSAS CITY, Mo - William Carey University senior guards Troy Salvant and Jaylen Moore were named All-America Thursday by the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics.

Salvant, the Southern States Athletic Conference Player of the Year, was named first team NAIA All-America after averaging 16.8 points, 1.9 rebounds and 1.4 assists a game.

Moore was named honorable mention All-America after averaging 15.2 points, 9.0 rebounds and 3.6 assists a game.

The Crusaders, who were upset in the opening round of the NAIA national tournament, finished the season 25-6 and won both the SSAC regular-season and tournament championships.

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