Richard Stockton College men's basketball coach Gerry Matthews and junior forward Josh Blamon received postseason honors from the National Association of Basketball Coaches on Tuesday. Matthews was named NABC Atlantic District Coach of the Year, while Blamon earned NABC Atlantic District first-team honors.
Matthews led the Ospreys to a 25-5 record and the program's seventh New Jersey Athletic Conference championship. Matthews helped Stockton to its 16th 20-win season and its 14th NCAA tournament berth.
Blamon was voted NABC first team after an impressive junior season. Blamon led the Ospreys in scoring (17.9 ppg), 3-pointers made (78) and 3-point field-goal percentage (.424). Blamon finished the season leading the NJAC in 3-pointers and finished third in scoring.