By KEVIN HARRIS
OAK BROOK, Ill. – Romeo Langford earned another prestigious honor in his illustrious basketball career Tuesday.
The New Albany senior was named a McDonald’s All-American on Tuesday. The 6-foot-5 shooting guard will play for the East team in the McDonald’s All-American Game on Wednesday, March 28 at Philips Arena in Atlanta.
Langford leads the 11-1 Bulldogs this season in scoring at 33.5 points per game. He scored 42 points and grabbed nine rebounds in Class 4A No. 3 New Albany’s 112-48 home win over Scottsburg last Saturday. He also had seven steals, six assists and two blocked shots.
Langford moved up to ninth on Indiana’s all-time boys’ scoring list last weekend, passing former Indianapolis Brebeuf and Indiana University standout Alan Henderson. Langford currently has 2,447 career points.