Ashland University senior guards Boo Osborne and Adrian Cook each have earned postseason recognition from the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, as the 2016-17 All-GLIAC Men's Basketball Awards were released on Monday (Feb. 27) afternoon.
Osborne earned spots on the All-GLIAC Second Team and the All-Defensive Team. Through the regular season, Osborne averaged 11.9 points, 4.6 rebounds, 1.8 assists and 1.0 steal per game while hitting 45.1 percent from the field, 43.3 percent from 3-point range and 71.4 percent from the free-throw line.
Osborne also was a second-teamer and member of the All-Defensive Team as a junior in 2015-16.
Cook also landed on the All-GLIAC Second Team. He comes into the 2017 GLIAC Tournament leading the Eagles at 14.1 points per game, while also averaging 3.4 rebounds, 3.2 assists and 1.5 steals per contest. Cook is hitting 53.1 percent from the field, 45.0 percent from beyond the arc and 82.4 percent from the foul line.
The 2016-17 GLIAC special awards went to Ferris State sophomore center Zach Hankins (Player of the Year), Michigan Tech guard Tommy Lucca (Freshman of the Year) and Ferris State's Andy Bronkema (Coach of the Year).
Ashland (17-9) will play in a GLIAC Tournament quarterfinal on Tuesday (Feb. 28) at 7 p.m. at Lake Superior State (16-9). It is the Eagles' third consecutive conference tourney appearance.