ROCK HILL, S.C. (TheSAC.com) – Wingate guard Jakob Dawkins has been named the South Atlantic Conference AstroTurf Men's Basketball Player of the Week for games played February 19 through February 24, the Conference announced today.
Dawkins, a junior from Jupiter, Fla., poured in 28 points in just 29 minutes on the court in the Bulldogs' 110-91 SAC win over Newberry last week. He shot 62.5 percent from the floor, including going 6-for-8 (75 percent) from long range. Dawkins also pulled down two rebounds, while adding four assists and four steals.
This is Dawkins' first 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
Feb. 18 – Caleb Hodnett, Tusculum
Feb. 25 – Jakob Dawkins, Wingate
AstroTurf is an official corporate partner of the South Atlantic Conference and title sponsor of the Conference's Player of the Week awards program.