McFarland Repeats as NABC Honors Court Member

Release Date:
July 18, 2013
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KANSAS CITY, MO – The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) announced the 2013 NABC Honors Court team and Hilbert College’s Dan McFarland was selected as a repeat member. McFarland earned a spot on the prestigious team after he posted a 3.85 cumulative grade point average his senior year and he helped guide his team to the program’s first 20-win season.

McFarland finished his final season averaging 14.0 points per game and 6.6 rebounds from the guard position. He led the team with 87 assists and was credited with 40 steals to match his 364 points and 172 rebounds. He was named to the AMCC 1st Team All-Conference after guiding the Hawks to their first regular season championship in the AMCC league.  
At the completion of his outstanding career at Hilbert, McFarland became the All-Time Steal leader (188) and tallied 1,532 points (14.7 career average), 538 rebounds (5.2), and 286 assists (2.8).
McFarland served as the Student Speaker at the annual Athletic Awards Reception and graduated with a bachelor’s of science degree in criminal justice earning a 3.37 cumulative gpa.
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Hilbert College, located in suburban Hamburg, N.Y., south of Buffalo, is a private four-year college founded in 1957 in the Catholic Franciscan tradition. With nearly 1,100 students, Hilbert is a dynamic Western New York college that offers career-focused majors, including one of the top criminal justice programs in the region, and more than 50 minors and concentrations. The college’s engaging, student-centered campus community offers numerous leadership, internship, and service learning opportunities from which students launch successful careers while making positive changes in their communities. The Hilbert Blueprint promotes a well-rounded student experience over four years – starting with the Foundations Seminar in the freshman year, followed by Sophomore Service, Junior Symposium, and culminating with the Senior Capstone. Hilbert has expanded its academic offerings with the college’s first graduate programs and new Accelerated Degree Programs geared to adult learners.