Steve McAfee, Jr., a 6'5 senior guard/forward for the Beloit College Men's Basketball team from Chicago, Illinois (Urban Prep Academy-Englewood), has been named to the D3hoops.com All-Central Region Third Team. The website announced the teams on Monday morning.
McAfee, who also earned First Team All-Midwest Conference honors several weeks ago, finished his career as the third-leading scorer in Beloit Men’s Basketball history with 1,598 points. This after starting the season 15th on the list. He led the team in scoring at 22.5 ppg and rebounding at 9.9 per contest while shooting 51% from the field, 36.4% from three-point and 74.4% from the free throw line, all while playing 36.7 minutes per game. He finished third in the MWC in scoring and second in rebounding.
His 518 points in 2015-16 were the fourth-most in a season while his 148 made free throws were the third-most ever.
Career-wise, in addition to his point total, McAfee ranks third in field goals made with 560; third in free throws made with 386; and fifth in rebounds with 622. Over an 86-game career he averaged 18.6 ppg and 7.2 rebounds, recording 19 double-doubles, 10 this season.