Sherwood Brown has been selected for StatSheet's Atlantic Sun Player of the Week for February 4th. Jacksonville's Kordario Fleming has won StatSheet Atlantic Sun Freshman of the Week. And last but not least, Eddie Murray has won StatSheet's Atlantic Sun 6th Man of the Week. Brown registered a strong showing in shooting (50%), rebounding (8 per game), and scoring (19.5 pts per game). The Florida Gulf Coast senior played well for the Eagles in wins against North Florida and Jacksonville.
Brown totaled 19 points and 3 steals in 32 minutes in an 89-75 win against North Florida. He followed that up with a team-leading 9 rebounds plus an additional 60% shooting in a narrow 81-78 win over Jacksonville.
This is the second StatSheet Atlantic Sun Player of the Week honor for Sherwood Brown. He has also received an honorable mention. The runner-up this week is Jakob Gollon, a junior from Mercer. Honorable mention goes to senior Travis Smith from Mercer.
StatSheet Atlantic Sun Freshman of the Week: Jacksonville's Kordario Fleming
Kordario Fleming averaged 27 minutes of playing time while starting both games for Jacksonville. He bested all Atlantic Sun freshmen in free throws (3.5 per game). In a late 71-70 win over Stetson, Fleming registered 16 points on 60% shooting. In an 81-78 loss to Florida Gulf Coast, he led rebounding with 10 plus 4 assists.
This is the first StatSheet Atlantic Sun Freshman of the Week honor for Kordario Fleming. The runner-up is Lester Wilson from East Tennessee State. Honorable mention goes to Jarvis Haywood from Jacksonville.
StatSheet Atlantic Sun 6th Man of the Week: Florida Gulf Coast's Eddie Murray
Eddie Murray, a senior and a 6-8 forward, averaged 20 minutes over the two games for the Eagles. In the win against North Florida, Murray got 5 rebounds and 100% shooting. Then in the victory against Jacksonville, he racked up 3 rebounds and 2 assists.
This is the first StatSheet Atlantic Sun 6th Man of the Week honor for Eddie Murray. John Walton, a sophomore forward from East Tennessee State, is runner up. Andy Diaz, a senior forward from North Florida, receives honorable mention. Including this week, Florida Gulf Coast has 2 StatSheet Atlantic Sun Player of the Week wins this season.
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- Scoring: Jarvis Jones, East Tennessee State: 26 PPG
- Rebounding: Aaron Anderson, Kennesaw State: 11 RPG
- Assists: Brett Comer, Florida Gulf Coast: 5.5 APG
- Blocked Shots: Jodd Maxey, USC Upstate: 2.67 BPG
- Free Throws: Malcolm Smith, Lipscomb: 9.5 PPG
- Three Pointers: Eshaunte Jones, Northern Kentucky: 5 TPG
- Steals: Will Wilson, North Florida: 3 SPG
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