2018-19 NJCAA Region IV Men's Basketball Players of the Week

2018-19 NJCAA Region IV Men's Basketball Players of the Week

The following is the on-going list of 2018-19 men's basketball student-athletes named NJCAA Region IV Player of the Week for their respective divisions.

 

January 14, 2019

Division II - District 3: Rhyss Lewis, South Suburban College
Lewis, a 6'2" sophomore guard, scored 37 points on 11 of 20 shooting with seven 3-pointers and an 8 for 9 effort at the free throw line. He also tallied three assists, two rebounds, two steals, and a block.

 

December 17, 2018

Division I: Deang Deang, Highland Community College
Deang, a 6''4" sophomore guard, lead the Cougars to a second place finish and was an All-Tournament Team selection at the eight-team William R. Bear Tournament. Over three games, he averged 20.7 points, 10.0 rebounds, and six assists, while shooting 50% from the field and 78% at the free throw line.

Division II - District 3: Rhyss Lewis, South Suburban College
In two games, Lewis averaged 36.5 points, 4.0 rebounds, and 3.0 assists. The 6'2" sophomore guard also had six steals and a pair of blocks.

Division III: Tyree Spencer, College of DuPage
Spencer hit a game-winning three-pointer with 15 seconds remaining to help the Chaparrals defeat the College of Lake County 70-69, snapping a season-opening nine-game losing streak. The 5'11" sophomore guard, scored 16 points in the winning effort.

 

December 10, 2018

Division II - District 3: Shannon Sanford, Milwaukee Area Technical College
Sanford, a sophomore, averaged 23.6 points and 4.6 rebounds per game in three Stormers victories. He shot 50.9% overall and 35% from three-point range.

Division III: Kelvin Cortez-Harvey, Elgin Community College
Cortez-Harvey, a sophomore, posted averages of 21.3 points, 4.3 assists, 2.6 rebounds, and 2.0 steals over three wins by the Spartans.