HIGH POINT, N.C. – Emmanuel College guard Kendrick Colvin has been named the Conference Carolinas Men's Basketball Player of the Week for games played Jan. 14-20, the Conference announced today. This marks both the second POTW for Colvin and Emmanuel.
Colvin, a senior from Moncure, N.C., led Emmanuel to the top of the Conference Carolinas standings after picking up a pair of wins last week against Barton and Southern Wesleyan. He shot 64 percent from the field to average a double-double of 20 points and 11 rebounds, while adding 2.5 assists, 2.5 blocks and one steal to his per game totals.
In a 70-54 win over Southern Wesleyan, Colvin would narrowly miss a double-double with 19 points and nine rebounds to go with his three assists, three blocks and two steals. He would close out the week with 21 points, 13 rebounds, two dimes and two blocks in a 86-76 victory over Barton.
Colvin currently averages 21 points, 10.3 rebounds, 3.1 assists, 1.4 steals and 1.2 blocks per game. His rebounds per game rank first in Conference Carolinas, while his points rank second in the league.
Also nominated for Men's Basketball Player of the Week:
Kenny Hairston (Limestone) - Averaged 18 points, seven assists, four rebounds and one steal in two games.
DeQuan Abrom (Belmont Abbey) - Averaged 25.5 points, two rebounds and two steal in two games.
Tyre Moore, Jr. (King) - Averaged 19.5 points, 2.5 rebounds and one steal in two games.
Quay Kimble (Lees-McRae) - Averaged 17.5 points, four rebounds, 3.5 assists and two steals in two games.
Austin Venable (Erskine) - Averaged 13 points and eight rebounds in two games. Posted one double-double.
Cameron Robinson (Mount Olive) - Averaged 17.5 points, 2.5 rebounds, 2.5 assists and two steals in two games.
2018-19 Men's Basketball Players of the Week
Week One (Nov. 12) – Kenny Hairston (Limestone)
Week Two (Nov. 19) – Evans Moreau (Limestone)
Week Three (Nov. 26) – Romeao Ferguson (Belmont Abbey)
Week Four (Dec. 3) – Kendrick Colvin (Emmanuel)
Week Five (Dec. 10) – DeQuan Abrom (Belmont Abbey)
Week Six (Dec. 17) – Romeao Ferguson (Belmont Abbey)
Week Seven (Dec. 24) – Jamaal Matin (Mount Olive)
Week Eight (Dec. 31) – Mike Salomon (King)
Week Nine (Jan. 7) – DeQuan Abrom (Belmont Abbey)
Week 10 (Jan. 14) – DeQuan Abrom (Belmont Abbey)
Week 11 (Jan. 21) – Kendrick Colvin (Emmanuel)