UMW men's basketball players receive all-conference honors
Written by Matt Vandree
The University of Montana Western men’s basketball team had two players honored by the Frontier Conference and named as all-conference performers. The players selected as second team all-conference players were seniors Maazin Butler and Jake Owsley.
Maazin Butler, a senior guard for the Bulldogs who is originally from Philadelphia, Penn. Butler finished his second season for UMW with his second consecutive 400 point season. He led the team averaging better than 15 points and three assists a game. Butler started all 28 games and scored twenty points or more in nine games and recorded 14 games of 17 or more points in the 2013-14 season.
Jake Owsley is a 6’ 8” senior center who was also selected as a second team all-conference member. Owsley originally from Bozeman, Mont., was a presence in the paint for the Bulldogs the past three seasons. Jake averaged 14 points and more than seven rebounds his senior year.