News Release, College of Southern Maryland Athletics

On March 20, 2020, sophomore Lelan Eackles was named to the 2019-20 NJCAA All-Region XX Division II Honorable Mention Team.

Among Region XX Division II student-athletes, Eackles was sixth in total points (489) and eighth in points per game (16.9). He ranked fourth in defensive rebounds (176), fifth in total rebounds (235), and fifth in rebounds per game (8.1). He was seventh in steals (63).

Eackles recorded double-digit scoring totals in all but four of the 29 games he played in. He had two 30-point performances, registering a career-high 39 against Prince George’s Community College on Nov. 26, 2019, and 36 in the last game of the season against Garrett College on March 1, 2020. He also tallied nine double-doubles during the season.

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