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 Nov. 26 - Dec. 2, the Conference announced today.
A senior from Moncure, N.C., Colvin averaged 29 points on 77.4% shooting from the field with 13 rebounds, 3.5 steals, two assists and 1.5 blocks to lead the Lions to a pair of victories last week. Colvin also eclipsed the 1000-point mark for his career during the week.
Colvin notched his first double-double of the week with 27 points and 12 rebounds in just 22 minutes of a 95-39 win over Bob Jones. He would also add five steals, three blocks and two assists in the victory. In the conference opener against Lees-McRae, Colvin went for 31 points and 14 rebounds with two dimes and two steals to lead Emmanuel to a 91-88 win.
Colvin currently averages 22.6 points, 9.7 rebounds, 2.7 steals and 2.6 assists per game. His points, rebounds and steals per game rank first in Conference Carolinas.
Also nominated for Men's Basketball Player of the Week:
Kenny Hairston (Limestone) - Averaged 23 points, three rebounds and one assist in one game.
Bobby Stenborg (Barton) - Averaged 24.5 points, five rebounds, one assist, one block and one steal in two games.
Jonathan Mebane (Mount Olive) - Averaged 16 points, seven rebounds, one steal and one block in one game.
Mike Salomon (King) - Averaged 11.7 points, 8.3 rebounds and one steal in three games.
Romeao Ferguson (Belmont Abbey) - Averaged 19 points, five rebounds, 2.5 assists and 1.5 steals in two games.
Andrew Gardner (Lees-McRae) - Averaged 20.5 points and 6.5 rebounds in two games.
Kovi Tate (North Greenville) - Averaged 20 points, 10 rebounds, 1.5 assists, 1.5 steals and one block in two games. Posted two double-doubles.
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)