Written by Chris Pendleton
GREENSBORO, N.C.—Two of the three Jacobson brothers—Isaac Jacobson and Jonathan Jacobson—on the Southern Virginia University men's basketball team were named to the Daly Seven Hotels Invitational All-Tournament Team after solid performances against Guilford College and Johnson and Wales University over the weekend.
"Isaac [Jacobson] and Jonathan [Jacobson] both played great in Greensboro this weekend," said first-year Head Coach Tony Caputo. "We couldn't have asked them to play any better than they did. They're both very deserving of this honor."
On Friday night against Guilford, I. Jacobson and J. Jacobson both exploded for 20 points on 7-for-9 and 8-for-11 shooting respectively, while also pulling down 6 rebounds apiece in a four-point loss to the tournament hosts.
The brothers bounced back on Saturday with two more solid performances as I. Jacobson scored 13 points in addition to recording a team-high in both rebounds (8) and assists (5), while J. Jacobson pitched in 11 points, 5 rebounds and 3 assists as Southern Virginia defeated Johnson and Wales by 30 points.
In two games at the Daly Seven Hotels Invitational, I. Jacobson and J. Jacobson combined for 64 points, while hitting on 69.4 percent (25-for-36) of their field goal attempts, including a scorching 60 percent (9-for-15) from behind the arc.
Daly Seven Hotels Invitational All-Tournament Team