ROCK HILL, S.C. (TheSAC.com) – Queens forward Shaun Willett has been named the South Atlantic Conference AstroTurf Men's Basketball Player of the Week for games played February 4 through February 10, the Conference announced today.
Willett, a senior from Palm Bay, Fla., led the No. 11 Royals to a perfect week with wins over Coker (89-67) and Tusculum (97-88). He recorded his NCAA Division II leading 20th and 21st double-doubles after scoring 18 points with 13 rebounds against Coker, followed by 25 points and 15 rebounds versus Tusculum. For the week, Willett averaged 21.5 points and 14 rebounds while shooting 51.4 percent from the field and 60 percent from the charity stripe.
This is Willett's third Player of the Week selection this season.
2018-19 AstroTurf SAC Men's Basketball Players of the Week
Nov. 12 – Cory Thomas, Lenoir-Rhyne
Nov. 19 – Grant Teichmann, Carson-Newman
Nov. 26 – Djibril Diallo, Lenoir-Rhyne
Dec. 3 – Marco Haskins, Wingate
Dec. 10 – Daniel Carr, Queens
Dec. 17 – Gage Ellis, Anderson
Jan. 2 – Lewis Diankulu, Queens
Jan. 7 – Marco Haskins, Wingate
Jan. 14 – Shaun Willett, Queens
Jan. 22 – Donovan Donaldson, Tusculum
Jan. 28 – Shaun Willett, Queens
Feb. 4 – Darius Simmons, Lenoir-Rhyne
Feb. 11 – Shaun Willett, Queens
AstroTurf is an official corporate partner of the South Atlantic Conference and title sponsor of the Conference's Player of the Week awards program.