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NAIA Division II Men's Basketball National Player of the Week No. 5

Jay Wolfe Briar Cliff MBB

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Jay Wolfe of Briar Cliff (Iowa) has been named the NAIA National Men's Basketball Div. II Player of the Week, the national office announced Tuesday. Wolfe was selected over a pool of nominated players based on his play from Dec. 31-Jan. 6.


NAIA Division II Men’s Basketball National Player of the Week


Jay Wolfe, Briar Cliff (Iowa)

6-4 SR G; Creston, Iowa


  • Jay Wolfe put up a career-high 38 points in a road win against Midland (Neb.) before having arguably an even-more impressive game against RV Hastings (Neb.) as he finished one assist shy of a triple-double. Wolfe had 26 points, 11 rebounds, nine assists and three steals against the Broncos.
    • 38 points, six rebounds, four assists in win over Midland (Neb.)
    • 26 points, 11 rebounds, nine assists in OT win over Hastings (Neb.)
    • Average: 32.5 points, 8.5 rebounds, 6.5 assists


Nominees: Sam Vander Sluis, Cornerstone (Mich.); Mason Degenkolb, Taylor (Ind.); Blake Smith, Alice Lloyd (Ky.); Warren Vinson, St. Andrews (N.C.); Justin Folkers, Dakota State (S.D.); Blake Trent, Simpson (Calif.); Jordan May, Eastern Oregon; Andrija Matic, Keiser (Fla.); Brandt Cochran, College of the Ozarks (Mo.); Cameron Hunt, Southwestern (Kan.); Jake Ludwig, Roosevelt (Ill.)


2018-19 Division II Men's Basketball Composite Award Winners

Week 1 (November 28): Malik Martin, Midland (Neb.) 
Week 2 (December 05): Cameron Hunt, Southwestern (Kan.) 
Week 3 (December 12): Justin Martin, Multnomah (Ore.)

Week 4 (January 2): Justin Martin, Multnomah (Ore.)

Week 5 (January 8): Jay Wolfe, Briar Cliff (Iowa)

Championship Information

NAIA DII Women's Basketball Championship
Sports Rules - Basketball DII (W)
Official Merchandise-DIIWBB