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Garret Covington has been named to the Summit League's All Second Team. The 6'5 Senior guard finished second in the league in scoring this year with 19.7 points per game. He also led the team in assists with 3.1 per game, and finished third on the Leathernecks in rebounding with 3.6 per game. 


Western (8-19) (5-11 Summit League), comes into Saturday's Summit League Tournament as the 8 seed. They'll meet top seeded South Dakota Saturday at 6. Coverage can be heard on 102.7 FM.