Jay Wright selected for third-team preseason All-Sun Belt Conference
Ragin’ Cajuns senior guard Jay Wright was named a third-team selection for the Preseason All-Sun Belt Conference Men’s Basketball Team.
Wright, a 6-feet-1-inch guard from Rincon, Georgia, was the team’s third-leading scorer, leader in assists, second in steals with 36 and second in minutes played with 939 for the Cajuns last season. He averaged 8.9 points, 3.5 assists, 2.8 rebounds, and 1.1 steals per game.
The preseason polls were released, as well, and the Cajuns were picked to finish seventh in the Sun Belt Conference.
The Cajuns will play an exhibition game on Nov. 3 against West Florida at the Blackham Coliseum. The season opener will be Nov. 11 against Minnesota in Minneapolis.
The team will return to the Cajundome on Dec. 1 to play Nicholls State after playing four games in the Blackham Coliseum due to renovations.