Damian Eargle Named to CollegeInsider.com Mid-Major All-Defensive Team

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Boston, Mass. -- Youngstown State junior Damian Eargle has been named to the CollegeInsider.com Mid-Major All-Defensive Team, the website recently announced.

Eargle set the Horizon League single-season blocks records for all games and league-games only. Eargle finished with 116 blocks, including 65 in Horizon League play.

He also owns the Horizon League career record for blocks in conference play at 122.

The 6-foot-7 forward led the Horizon League and ranked third in the country with 3.7 blocks per game.

Eargle recorded a block in 30 of 31 games last season, had 26 multi-block games and posted at least five blocks on 12 different occasions, including an eight-block performance against UC-Riverside on Nov. 18, 2011.

A 2012 Horizon League All-Defensive Team, selection, Eargle averaged 11.1 points per game and grabbed 7.5 rebounds per game.