GALESBURG — Carl Sandburg College men’s basketball player Atem Agot (East Moline, Ill./United Township) was voted to Second-Team All-Arrowhead Conference by league coaches after leading the Chargers in scoring and rebounding this season.
In nine games against Arrowhead opponents, the 6-foot-6 freshman forward averaged 14 points and 8.3 rebounds to pace Sandburg. Agot’s 51 percent mark from the field (47 of 93) in conference play also led all Chargers. He was second on the team in 3-point percentage (37 percent) and third in free-throw percentage (70 percent). Agot also averaged 1.2 assists and 1.0 steals per contest.
Agot recorded a double-double in three of the Chargers’ Arrowhead matchups. He had 11 rebounds and tied a season-high with 22 points in Sandburg’s game Feb. 10 at Black Hawk.
2022 ALL-ARROWHEAD CONFERENCE MEN’S BASKETBALL TEAM First Team Carlos Ramsey, Highland (MVP) Stephan Gabriel, Highland Devon House, Sauk Valley Donyae McCaskill, Black Hawk Keshawn Pegues, Black Hawk Second Team Jacob Profit, Black Hawk Atem Agot, Carl Sandburg Josh Bocher, Kishwaukee Andre Brandon, Kishwaukee Dakota Deverteuil, Illinois Valley Jalon Smith, Kishwaukee