Kansas City, Mo. – Callum Lawson of Arizona Christian has been named the NAIA National Men's Basketball Division I Player of the Week, the national office announced Tuesday. Lawson was nominated for his performances during the week of Jan. 28 – Feb. 3 and was selected out of a pool of conference award winners.
Player of the Week
Callum Lawson, Arizona Christian
Sr., Forward, Coventry, England
- Led the Firestorm to two wins over the course of the week, one against No. 4-ranked Vanguard (Calif.).
- Weekly Stats:
- Averaged 31 points per game in two contests.
- Shot 69 percent from the floor and just shy of 43 percent from three-point range.
- Recorded a career-high 37 points in a 96-90 win over San Diego Christian (Calif.).
Nominees: Mike Johnson, Culver-Stockton (Mo.) ; Tonzell Handy, Tougaloo (Miss.) ; Pablo Hernandez, Missouri Baptist ; Jeff Garrett, LSU Shreveport (La.) ; Luke Layhew, Pikeville (Ky.) ; Austin Starr, Providence (Mont.) ; J.j. Culver, Wayland Baptist (Texas) ; Prince Mcdaniel, Stillman (Ala.)
2018-19 Division I Men’s Basketball Composite Award Winners
Week 1 (December 04): Jonathan Green, MidAmerica Nazarene (Kan.)
Week 2 (December 11): Dakota Quinn, MidAmerica Nazarene (Kan.)
Week 3 (January 01): Keith Phillips, William Jessup (Calif.)
Week 4 (January 08): Ravion Henry, Stillman (Ala.)
Week 5 (January 15): J.J. Culver, Wayland Baptist (Texas)
Week 6 (January 22): Malachi Hoosein, Vanguard (Calif.)
Week 7 (January 29): Jordan Brunkow, Grand View (Iowa)
Week 8 (February 06): Callum Lawson, Arizona Christian
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