Notre Dame Men's Basketball | Apr. 14, 2014 | Notre Dame Athletics
NOTRE DAME, ind. - Senior point guard Eric Atkins (Columbia, Md.), the first three-time captain in the 109-year history of the Fighting Irish men's basketball program, walked away as the recipient of the 2014 Notre Dame Monogram Club on Monday evening (April 14) at the team's annual "An Evening With Notre Dame Basketball" award celebration.
Senior walk-on Patrick Crowley (Las Gatos, Calif.) was honored with the Notre Dame Club of St. Joseph Valley Rockne Student-Athlete Award for the second straight year. Senior center Garrick Sherman (Kenton, Ohio) received the Best Rebounder Award, while junior guard/forward Pat Connaughton (Arlington, Mass.) was named the team's Defensive Player of the Year. Fifth-year senior Tom Knight (Dixfield, Maine) received the Community Service Award presented by the Saint Joseph Valley Regional Medical Center and freshman Steve Vasturia (Medford, N.J.) was the recipient of the Newcomer of the Year Award.