KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Nic Reed of Olivet Nazarene (Ill.) has been named the NAIA Division II Men’s Basketball National Player of the Week, the national office announced Tuesday. Reed was chosen for his performances from January 15 – 21 and was selected out of a pool of conference award winners.
NAIA Division II Men’s Basketball National Player of the Week
Nic Reed, Olivet Nazarene (Ill.)
6-5, So., F, New Albany, Ind.
• Reed broke a 42-year old Olivet Nazarene (Ill.) single-game record with a career-high 51 points in a win over IU South Bend (Ind.) last week.
• Weekly Stats:
o Averaged 42.0 points, 8.0 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 1.5 steals in two
o Converted 18-of-20 (90.0 percent) free throw attempts.
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Nominees: Blake Walsman, Cincinnati Christian (Ohio); Khalil Ozuna, Warner (Fla.); Brandon Moore, Allen (S.C.); Max McCullough, Eastern Oregon; Ethan Haberman, Viterbo (Wis.); Alex Borchers, Morningside (Iowa); Dylan Phair, Indiana Tech; Steven Bush, Antelope Valley (Calif.); Wes Stowers, Marian (Ind.); Garrett Aeilts, Lincoln Christian (Ill.); Aaron Bachura, McPherson (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.)