Posted at 11:00 a.m., March 10, 2016

Peppering History

College basketball player recieves title for the All-Region IX men's basketball

Laramie County Community College men’s basketball standout Gavin Peppers has been named to the All-Region IX men’s basketball first team.

The 6-foot-2 sophomore from Brookeville, Maryland, led the Golden Eagles to a 19-12 overall season record. He led the team in scoring, assists and steals.

His 18.7 points-per-game average ranked 42nd in the NJCAA this season while his season total of 581 points ranked 26th.

His points-per-game average ranks fourth all-time in LCCC history. Peppers also shot a team-high of 82.6 percent from the free-throw line. He passed the 30-point barrier twice throughout the season recording a career high of 39 points in the Eagles’ regular season finale.

Peppers is the fourth consecutive Golden Eagle to earn All-Region IX first team honors.