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A-Sun honors NKU's Parsons and Billups

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NORTHERN KENTUCKY (FOX19) -

Two Northern Kentucky University basketball players have been named to the Atlantic Sun All-Conference second team.

Jalen Billups has averaged 13.6 points and 7.1 rebounds a game during conference play. Billups ranks third in the nation in shooting percentage at 69.7 percent. The junior forward is from Shroder High School.

Along with receiving second team All-Conference, Tayler Parsons was the unanimous selection for Freshman of the year. Parsons is the only player in the conference to rank in the top-10 in both scoring 13.1 points and assists with 3.7 a game.

NKU has earned the fourth-seed in the Atlantic Sun Championship and will host Lipscomb on Tuesday.

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