Erskine's Smoot Named Conference Carolinas Men's Basketball Player of the Week

HIGH POINT, N.C.Erskine College guard Trent Smoot has been named the Conference Carolinas Men's Basketball Player of the Week for games played Nov. 20-26, the Conference announced today.

Smoot, a sophomore from Pasadena, Md., paced the Flying Fleet to a 70-68 overtime win over Conference foe North Greenville last week. Smoot would score all 20 of his career-high points in the second half and overtime, shooting 8-for-13 from the field and 4-for-6 from the charity stripe. He would also collect seven rebounds, one block and one assist in 35 minutes of action.

Smoot currently averages 6.2 points and 4.4 rebounds per game.


Also nominated for Men's Basketball Player of the Week: Jason Saintizaire (Lees-McRae), Jalen Lowery (Southern Wesleyan), Deion Lane (Belmont Abbey) & Kenny Hairston (Limestone)


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)