Dixie State Men’s Basketball Announces Nine New Players For 2018-19 Season

first_img FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailST. GEORGE, Utah-Fresh off of a solid 2017-18 season, Dixie State men’s basketball announced the signing of nine new players for the upcoming season Thursday.Head coach Jon Judkins announced four four-year transfers in junior forward Cameron Chatwin, formerly of Saint Martin’s, junior forward Matt Conway from Division I Albany and sophomore Weber State transfers, guard Riley Cook and sophomore forward Eric Patten.Additionally, Judkins has brought in three junior college transfers, guards Jack Pagenkopf, Andre Wilson and Dason Youngblood and two freshmen, forward Clayton Southwick and guard Jacob Nicolds.Chatwin, a Gilbert, Ariz. product out of Desert Ridge High School averaged 3.4 points and 2.7 rebounds for Dixie State’s fellow Division II Saint Martin’s Saints.Conway is out of Chandler, Ariz. and Salt Lake Community College and Pleasant Grove High School was the 2014 Class-5-A Utah State high school MVP.Court, a product of Pleasant Grove and Pleasant Grove High School was a two-time all-state pick after averaging 22.9 points, 8.5 rebounds and 3.7 assists for the Vikings.Patten is a 6-6, 240-pound prospect out of Orange, Calif. and Cuyamaca (Calif.) College who comes to Dixie State after redshirting at Weber State.Pagenkopf is out of Olathe, Kan. and Blue Valley High School and played last season at Howard College (Texas) averaging 7.2 points and 3.2 rebounds for the Hawks.Wilson is a 6-4 190-pounder out of Corona, Calif. and Patriot High School and played two seasons at Riverside (Calif.) Community College. He averaged 16.4 points and 2.5 assists as a sophomore for the Tigers.Youngblood is a 6-2 190-pound prospect out of Bingham High School of South Jordan, Utah and Skagit Valley (Wash.) JC.  He averaged 13.5 points and 4.2 rebounds per game for the Cardinals last season.Nicolds is a 6-5 200-pounder out of Gilbert, Ariz. and averaged 16 points and 9 rebounds per game for the Gilbert High Tigers.Southwick is a 6-7 210-pound prospect out of Palmer, Alaska and Palmer High School who posted 19.6 rebounds and 8.6 rebounds as well as four assists per contest for the Moose. Brad James Written by Tags: Andre Wilson/Cameron Chatwin/Clayton Southwick/Dason Youngblood/Dixie State men’s basketball/Eric Patten/Jack Pagenkopf/Jacob Nicolds/Jon Judkins/Riley Cook August 23, 2018 /Sports News – Local Dixie State Men’s Basketball Announces Nine New Players For 2018-19 Seasonlast_img

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