HIGH POINT, N.C. – King University guard Jordan Floyd has been named the Conference Carolinas Men's Basketball Player of the Week for games played Feb. 5-11, the Conference announced today. This is Floyd's second POTW of the season and King's third.
A junior from Stone Mountain, Ga., Floyd averaged 26 points on 58.6 shooting from the field, including 53.3 percent from long range. He also chipped in five assists, two rebounds and 1.5 steals per game to lead the Tornado to a 2-0 week.
In a 91-68 blowout of North Greenville, Floyd scored 25 points on 9-of-14 shooting (5-7 3pt) to along with six rebounds and four rebounds in just 25 minutes of action. Floyd would followed up his outing with another 20-point performance, pouring in 27 points with four assists in a 104-80 win over Southern Wesleyan.
Floyd currently averages 21.1 points, 2.2 assists and two rebounds. His scoring average leads Conference Carolinas.
Also nominated for Men's Basketball Player of the Week: Kenny Hairston (Limestone), Jordan Turner (Lees-McRae), Justice McCullough (Southern Wesleyan), Jamaal Matin (Mount Olive), Daniel Burchette (North Greenville) & Michael Boykin (Barton)
2017-18 Men's Basketball Players of the Week
Week One (Nov. 13) – Kenny Hairston (Limestone)
Week Two (Nov. 20) – Tayon Gleaves (Mount Olive)
Week Three (Nov. 27) – Trent Smoot (Erskine)
Week Four (Dec. 4) – Mack Owens (King)
Week Five (Dec. 11) – Michael Boykin (Barton)
Week Six (Dec. 18) – Zach Grant (Barton)
Week Seven (Dec. 26) – Isaiah Buck-Lowman (Barton)
Week Eight (Jan. 2) – Kamil Williams (Lees-McRae)
Week Nine (Jan. 8) – Bobby Stenborg (Barton)
Week 10 (Jan. 15) – Dominique Tham (Mount Olive)
Week 11 (Jan. 22) – Donte Falls (Lees-McRae)
Week 12 (Jan. 29) – Jordan Floyd (King)
Week 13 (Feb. 5) – Roderick Howell (North Greenville)
Week 14 (Feb. 12) – Jordan Floyd (King)