Ben Vezele Named Second Team All-Little East

Ben Vezele
Ben Vezele

Providence, R.I.—Rhode Island College junior forward Benjamin Vezele (Providence, RI) was named Second Team All-Little East for his performance during the 2018-19 men’s basketball season.

Vezele played in 25 games, starting all of them. He averaged 12.7 points, 10.8 rebounds, 1.4 assists, 3.4 blocks and 1.0 steals per game. Vezele scored a season-high 30 points vs. Western Connecticut on Feb. 13. He grabbed a season-best 20 rebounds vs. Plymouth State on Jan. 23. Vezele had eight blocks vs. Eastern Connecticut on Nov. 28. He registered eight double-doubles on the season.

His 10.8 rebounds per game and 3.4 blocks per game averages were tops in the Little East.

Head Coach Tom Glynn’s team finished the season with a 13-12 overall record and a 6-10 (seventh place) mark in the Little East.