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Clarkson, Mayberry Earn C-USA First-Team Honors
March 5, 2012By VYPE Oklahoma of VYPE Oklahoma
Jordan Clarkson and Taleya Mayberry have been named to the men’s and women’s Conference USA First Team.
Clarkson, a 6-foot-4 sophomore guard, is TU’s leading scorer and second overall in the league at 16.6 points per game. He has 27 consecutive games in which he has scored in double figures.
Clarkson leads the Golden Hurricane in assists (77) and is second in steals (27).
Mayberry, a 5-6 junior guard, eclipsed the 1,000-point mark this season. The former Booker T. Washington standout has scored in double figures in 21 of 26 games this season.
Mayberry leads TU in points (397), average (14.7), assists (89), 3-pointers made and attempted (39, 122) and free throws made and attempted (100, 129).
TU men’s and women’s teams open play in Conference USA Tournament later this week in Memphis.