Belmont Basketball senior Justin Hare was named Monday to the 2008 Mid-Major All-America Team by CollegeInsider.com. Just last week, Hare received a similar honor from CollegeHoops.net.
This season, Hare was named Preseason Mid-Major All-American by CollegeInsider.com. Twenty-one players were selected for the honor, with 10 more receiving Honorable Mention distinction. Division-I coaches and NBA scouts are part of the selection process, but final decision rested with the CollegeInsider.com staff. Among those joining Hare on the exclusive list are Stephen Curry and Jason Richards of Davidson, Mike Green of Butler and Courtney Lee of Western Kentucky.
Last week, Hare was also chosen as Atlantic Sun Conference Most Valuable Player by the college basketball website for a second consecutive year. For more information, log onto www.collegeinsider.com.