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Marques Townes '14 Named Missouri Valley Player of the Year

Marques Townes who graduated from Saint Joe's in 2014 and went on to Loyola-Chicago to continue his studies and to play basketball, was named the Missouri Valley Player of the Year!

Townes averaged a league-best 18.1 points in conference play and 15.9 points and five rebounds overall. He received 110 points and 25 first-place votes from conference coaches, sports information directors and media to beat out Drake’s Nick McGlynn (95, 17) and Loyola teammate Cameron Krutwig (45, five) to take the Larry Bird trophy.

​​​​​​​Congratulations, Marques!