University of Arkansas at Monticello men’s basketball player Derylton Hill has been named to the Top 100 Watch List for the Bevo Francis Award for the second consecutive year.
Hill, a senior forward, currently leads the Weevils in scoring with 17 points per game and 238 points for the year.
The Palm Bay, Florida native has earned one GAC Player of the Week selection and has led UAM to a 9-5 overall record at this point. He also leads the Weevils in numerous stat categories this season in rebounds per game (7.1), total rebounds (99), field goal attempts (154), field goals made (89), free throw percentage (83 percent), free throws made (57), and blocks (10).
The Clarence “Bevo” Francis Award is presented annually to the player who has had the finest overall season within Small College Basketball. Considerations will be season statistics and individual achievements, awards, personal character and team achievements. This is an incredibly prestigious award, as this award will only be given to one player within Small College Basketball per season.