Clark Named to All-Region Third Team

Clark Named to All-Region Third Team

Case Western Reserve University senior guard Matt Clark was named to the All-Great Lakes Region Team, based on his outstanding play for the Spartans during the 2015-16 season.

It marked the first all-region honor of Clark's career.  He was also named to the All-University Athletic Association First Team earlier in the month.

Overall for the season, Clark averaged 17.3 points, 4.6 rebounds, 2.8 assist and 2.1 steals per game.  He had nine games of at least 20 points, and tallied at least 10 points, five rebounds and five assists on five occasions, including four in UAA games.  Clark was named to the Team of the Week and the UAA Athlete of the Week during the year, and was also selected to the Bill Sudeck All-Tournament Team earlier in the campaign.

Clark also led all UAA scorers with 19.1 points per game in conference play this season, shooting 46.1% from the field, 35.6% from three-point range, and 84.4% from the free throw line (the third-best in the UAA during the season).  He paced the conference with 35 total steals and 2.5 steals per game in UAA action, while averaging 4.6 rebounds and 3.0 assists.  Clark set a career high with 33 points in a win over Emory on February 21st, and averaged 29.3 points over his final three games of the year.

Clark is the first Spartan player since Austin Fowler in 2012 to garner all-region recognition by

The Spartans finished the 2015-16 season with a 12-13 overall record, and were sixth in the UAA with a 5-9 UAA ledger.