Conference Preview

Posted On: 12/6/21 9:05 AM

The UCC is one of the deepest conferences in the Garden State with multiple teams capable of making deep postseason runs. UNC commit  Simeon Wilcher Simeon Wilcher 6'4" | PG Roselle Catholic | 2023 State #5 Nation NJ and Davidson signee  Sean Logan Sean Logan 6'10" | PF Westfield | 2022 State NJ are the favorites to take home Player of the Year honors, but there are under the radar prospects who can make a run at it. Here are the dark horse player of the year contenders in the UCC.

Etienne Richelieu Etienne Richelieu 6'4" | SG Elizabeth | 2022 State NJ , 6’4 SG Elizabeth 2022

The Minutemen are always one of the top teams in the UCC and that trend should continue with Richelieu on the perimeter. The 6’4 wing has a smooth release on his jumper and can knock down triples in bunches. Richelieu is more than just a shooter as he can also take the ball to the basket and draw contact. He is a strong rebounder and has the athleticism to defend multiple positions. Richelieu is ready to lead the Minutemen in 2021-22 with his ability to bring it at both ends of the floor.

Nigel Merville, 6’0 PG Linden 2022

The Tigers are an under the radar team to watch this season and Merville is the one who keys the offense. The 6’0 lead

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