Adah Wells Of Sam Houston State Named To All Southland Conference Women's Squad

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HUNTSVILLE -- Adah Wells, Sam Houston State's 6-1junior post player from Converse Judson, has been selected honorable mention on the 2007 All-Southland Conference women's basketball honor squad.

The 25 members of the All-Southland Conference team are selected by vote of the league's head coach and sports information directors.

Wells is the first Bearkat women's basketball player to be named to the team since Stacy Allen and Alice Jefferson were selected in 2003.

Wells averaged 6.8 points and 5.6 rebounds, scoring in double figures in six games this year including 23 points at Central Arkansas and 22 points in a 77-66 victory over Northwestern State. Following those two games, Wells became the first Bearkat player since 2004 to earn Southland Conference "Player of the Week" honors.

The complete All-Southland Conference women's basketball team for the 2007 season:

All-Southland Conference First Team
Charity Egenti - Stephen F. Austin
Terra Wallace -- Texas-Arlington
Vivian Ewalefo -- Texas-San Antonio
Kirbria Lewis -- A&M-Corpus Christi
Caronica Randle -- Central Arkansas

All-Southland Conference Second Team
Joyce Ekworomadu -- Texas State-San Marcos
Chassidy Jones -- Northwestern State
Brenita Williams, Southeastern Louisiana
Jamie Octave -- Nicholls State
Monica Gibbs -- Texas-San Antonio

All-Southland Conference Third Team
Brittney Williams -- Lamar
Maryann Abanobi -- Texas-Arlington
LaToya Carson -- Lamar
Nikki Carr -- Stephen F. Austin
Ashley Bobb -- Texas-Arlington
Nicole Duncan -- A&M-Corpus Christi

Honorable-Mention
Dionne Pounds - Lamar
Tena Matthews - Northwestern State
Renita Dobbins - UCA
Tina Wilson - Southeastern La.
Jazmin Cain - Southeastern La.
Evelyn Edwards - Stephen F. Austin
Tiffeny Riles - Texas-Arlington
Erica Putnam - Texas State-San Marcos
Adah Wells - Sam Houston State