March 6, 2018 > Frakes, Asah capture basketball honors
Frakes, Asah capture basketball honors
Submitted By Steve Connolly
Cal State East Bay senior center Kyle Frakes and sophomore guard Druce Asah have been selected to the 2017-18 All-California Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) Men's Basketball Team, the conference office announced March 1, 2018.
Frakes was outstanding for the Pioneers this season, enjoying by far the best season of his four-year career as a senior. He shot 53.1 percent and finished as the team's fourth-leading scorer averaging a career-high 9.0 points per game. Frakes led East Bay in rebounding at 6.8 per game, and he averaged 7.7 boards during CCAA play, which ranked fourth in the conference.
The Thousand Oaks native appeared in all 111 of CSUEB's games during his career, scoring 643 points. Frakes finishes his time in Hayward ranked third in school history with 62 career blocks and a .548 field goal percentage, and fourth all-time with 482 rebounds.
Asah emerged in his second season as the Pioneers' leading scorer, averaging 12.4 points per game. During conference play, he ranked 13th among CCAA players in scoring and eighth with a .372 three-point percentage. HeÊalso finished as CSUEB's third-leading rebounder this year.
The Tracy native scored in double figures 18 times this season and surpassed 20 points five times. He knocked down 53 from long distance, putting him just outside the program's top-10 all-time with 104 career triple through just two seasons.