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Men's Basketball - Tue, Feb. 28, 2017

2016-17 NSAA Posteason Awards

MADISON, S.D. – With the North Star Athletic Association season coming to a close on Monday night, the postseason honors were released and a pair of Viterbo University basketball players were recognized. Jake Bamke (SR/Hortonville, Wis.) and Ethan Haberman (JR/La Crosse, Wis.) each earned a Second Team All-NSAA nod after leading the V-Hawks in 2016-17.

Bamke led Viterbo with 14.8 points per game and ranked second with 5.8 rebounds per contest. The senior started all 30 games for the second consecutive season and averaged over 31 minutes played. Bamke converted 139 free throws this season, placing him second all-time in career free throws made at Viterbo with 388. The Hortonville, Wisconsin, native also moved into ninth place on the all-time scoring list with 1,460 career points.

Haberman upped his scoring average for the third consecutive season, ranking second for the V-Hawks with 13.3 points per game. The junior led Viterbo with 56 three-pointers made, converting at a 44.4 percent clip. Haberman was also the most efficient from the free throw line, sinking 57 of his 64 free throws (89.1 percent). In 30 games started, Haberman reached double digits in 20 games, totaling a career-high 32 in a win over Presentation College on February 11.

Behind Bamke and Haberman, the V-Hawks finished 18-12 overall with a 10-6 record in the NSAA. The 18 wins matched the most in the last 12 seasons for Viterbo.

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