Farmingdale, N.Y. - Farmingdale State's George Riefenstahl (Bayport, N.Y.) will play for Team USA's DIII Brazil Tour this summer. The team is made up of invited NCAA Division III basketball players from across the country.
In his first two seasons at FSC, Riefenstahl is averaging 10.9 points and 8.2 rebounds per game, while shooting 58-percent from the field. This past year, after leading the Rams in scoring, field goal percentage and blocked shots, he was named First Team All-Conference, Second Team All-Met and an ECAC Metro Honorable Mention.
"This is an outstanding group of basketball players that come from 12 different states and 18 different colleges and universities from across the United States. We feel that we have some of the BEST of the BEST representing almost every Region in the country. These players have been high achievers both on the court and in the classroom. They represent everything good that the NCAA Division III institutions have to offer".
2017 USA DIII Men's Basketball Team - Brazil Tour
Devin Buckley, University of Wisconsin-River Falls
Edmund Fitzgerald, Castleton University
Michael Gutierrez, Macalester College
Mike Hollenbeck, Medaille College
Eric Houska, Colorado College
Cory Huff, Grove City College
Charlie Noone, University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
Brayden Olson, Benedictine University
George Riefenstahl, Farmingdale State College
Zach Smith, Hamline University