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NAIA Division II Men's Basketball National Player of the Week — No. 8


KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Osandai Vaughn of Webber International (Fla.) has been named the NAIA Division II Men’s Basketball National Player of the Week, the national office announced Tuesday. Vaughn was chosen for his performances from January 22 – 28 and was selected out of a pool of conference award winners.

NAIA Division II Men’s Basketball National Player of the Week
Osandai Vaughn, Webber International (Fla.)
6-3, Sr., G, Charlotte, N.C.

• Vaughn played a key role in a 2-0 week for the Warriors that included a 91-90 double-overtime victory against then-No. 23 Warner (Fla.).
• Against the Royals, the senior guard scored 29 points, while adding a career-high 19 rebounds.
• Weekly Stats
   o Averaged 24.5 points, 10.0 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 2.0 steals in two games.
   o Shot 46.7 percent (7-of-15) from 3-point range.
   o Converted 10-of-13 free throws.

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For a complete listing of all national statistical leaders, click here.

Nominees: Pat Ling, Evergreen (Wash.); Anthony Spencer, Simpson (Calif.); Kyle Snowden, Fisher (Mass.); Jason Spicer, Dakota Wesleyan (S.D.); Akil McClain, IU Kokomo; Jalen Thompson, Concordia (Mich.); Julius Jackson, Presentation (S.D.); Lance Blakely, Union (Ky.); Kyle Mangas, Indiana Wesleyan; Andrew Romero III, Johnson & Wales (Colo.); Jalen Miller, Governors State (Ill.); Julian Winton, Tabor (Kan.).

2017-18 Division II Men’s Basketball Composite Award Winners
Week 1 (Nov. 28): Ryan Williams, Midland (Neb.)
Week 2 (Dec. 5): Derek Hinen, Saint Francis (Ind.)
Week 3 (Dec. 12): Nathan Wedel, Northwestern (Iowa)
Week 4 (Jan. 2): Clay Reimers, Concordia (Neb.)
Week 5 (Jan. 9): Haylen Washington, Coastal Georgia
Week 6 (Jan. 16): Michael Loomis, Northwest Christian (Ore.)
Week 7 (Jan. 23): Nic Reed, Olivet Nazarene (Ill.)
Week 8 (Jan. 30): Osandai Vaughn, Webber International (Fla.)

Championship Information

NAIA DII Men's Basketball Championship
Sports Rules - Basketball DII (M)
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