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Termaine SnyderFour Northwestern Ranger basketball players were honored by the Sooner Athletic Conference as they were named to the all-conference teams. Termaine Snyder, Brandon Brown, Catrell Currie and Felipe Eichenberger all were selected to the teams.


Termaine Snyder, a 6-6 senior from Memphis, Tenn., was named second-team all-conference. Snyder led the Rangers in scoring, averaging 13.3 points per game, for a total of 399 points for the season. He led the team in block shots (38) and added 37 assists, 20 steals and 201 rebounds. Snyder was the only player to start and play in all 30 games with a total 909 minutes played on the season. He was selected third-team all-conference last season.


Brandon Brown, a 5-9 junior guard from Houston, Tex., was named second-team all-conference for the second consecutive year. He led the Rangers in assist (80) and steals (59). Brown shot 37.1 percent from the field and was second in three-pointers, hitting 45-of-148. He became the 20th Ranger to score 1,000 points.


Catrell Currie, a 6-0 guard from Dallas, Tex., was selected to the Sooner Athletic Conference honorable mention squad. Currie led the Rangers and Sooner Athletic Conference with the most three-pointers made (81). He led Northwestern in three-point percentage (42.6), free throw percentage (82.7) and was third in total points (350).


Felipe Eichenberger, a 6-8 senior center from Sao Paulo, Brazil, was selected as academic all-conference for the second consecutive year.


2008-09 All-Sooner Athletic Conference Men’s Basketball Team

Player of the Year: Jason Taylor, Oklahoma Christian

Coach of the Year: Lloyd Williams, Rogers State

Newcomer of the Year: Nate Brumfield, Oklahoma Baptist

Freshman of the Year: Abel Galliguez, John Brown

Defensive Player of the Year: Charles Carter, Oklahoma Baptist

Sportsmanship Award: Brandon Durham, Southern Nazarene


First Team All-SAC

Jason Taylor, Oklahoma Christian

Brent Jones, Oklahoma Baptist

Eric Young, Rogers State

Nate Brumfield, Oklahoma Baptist

Davaughn Jackson, John Brown

Kenny Hewitt, Lubbock Christian


Second Team All-SAC

Brandon Durham, Southern Nazarene

Termaine Snyder, Northwestern Oklahoma State

Sylvester Spicer, Rogers State

Brandon Brown, Northwestern Oklahoma State

Roderick Rodgers, Rogers State

Tim Nelson, USAO


Third-Team All-SAC

Jeff Crocker, Oklahoma Christian

Teddy Chambers, Wayland Baptist

Jamel White, Oklahoma City

Deveric Taylor, Rogers State

Cody Page, John Brown

Justin Williams, Oklahoma Baptist

Kyle Tefft, Oklahoma Christian


Honorable Mention

DaVell Jackson, Oklahoma City

Garrett Steinmetz, Oklahoma Baptist

Tyron Goldsmith, Mid-America Christian

Deonta Black, Southern Nazarene

Brandon Williams, Mid-America Christian

Richard Jackson, Oklahoma City

Charles Carter, Oklahoma Baptist

Douglas Williams, Lubbock Christian

Eli Flores, USAO

Al Moore, Oklahoma Baptist

Jon Hurt, Wayland Baptist

Jarrett McGriff, John Brown

Josh Coulter, St. Gregory’s

Tyree Scott, Southern Nazarene

Aldric Reynolds, Rogers State

Catrell Currie, Northwestern Oklahoma State

Rashaad Singleton, USAO

Kyle Lulko, St. Gregory’s


Academic All-Conference

Ryland Allen, John Brown

Vladimir Bulut, Southern Nazarene

Derek Carver, Lubbock Christian

Josh Coulter, St. Gregory’s

Felipe Eichenberger, Northwestern

Tyron Goldsmith, Mid-America Christian

Allen Harris, Science & Arts Oklahoma

Michael Hill, Oklahoma Christian

Jon Jonsson, Oklahoma Christian

Jarrett McGriff, John Brown

Spencer Schrupp, Rogers State

Garrett Steinmetz, Oklahoma Baptist

Jason Taylor, Oklahoma Christian

Kyle Tefft, Oklahoma Christian

Mirko Vojinovic, Oklahoma Baptist

Derek Washington, St. Gregory’s

Taylor Wilson, Lubbock Christian