Lelan Eackles, Men's Basketball

Lelan Eackles, Men's Basketball

The Maryland Junior College Athletic Conference (Maryland JUCO) announced the 2019-20 All-Maryland JUCO men’s basketball teams on March 17, 2020.

Sophomore Lelan Eackles was named to the Honorable Mention team for his play this season.

Eackles ranked seventh in total points (489) and points per game (16.9) among Maryland JUCO players. He finished fourth in defensive rebounds (176), total rebounds (235), and rebounds per game (8.1). He was also fifth in steals with 63.

On March 20, 2020, 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 11th in total points and 16th in points per game. He ranked seventh in defensive rebounds, eighth in total rebounds, and ninth in rebounds per game. He was eighth in steals. 

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.