Jeremy Ingram from North Carolina Central has won StatSheet's MEAC Player of the Week for January 14th. Hampton's Deron Powers has been recognized as StatSheet MEAC Freshman of the Week. And last but not least, Bethune-Cookman's Jarvoris Bryant is StatSheet's MEAC 6th Man of the Week. Ingram had a strong showing in rebounding (4 per game), shooting (60%), and scoring (17 pts per game). The North Carolina Central junior played well for the Eagles in wins against VU of Lynchburg and Florida A&M.
Ingram contributed 8 points and 2 rebounds in 19 minutes in a big 97-28 win over VU of Lynchburg. That was followed by a team-leading 26 points plus an additional 3 steals in a huge 85-62 victory against Florida A&M.
This is the first time this season that Jeremy Ingram has been named StatSheet MEAC Player of the Week. The runner-up this week is junior Pendarvis Williams from Norfolk State. Honorable mention goes to senior DeWayne Jackson from Morgan State. The highest ranking player from Coppin State was Michael Murray who finished 20th.
StatSheet MEAC Freshman of the Week: Hampton's Deron Powers
Deron Powers averaged 35 minutes of playing time starting both games for Hampton. His average in three pointers (2.0 per game) topped all MEAC freshmen. In a late 69-65 win over James Madison, Powers led the Pirates in scoring with 19 points and added 5 assists. Following that in a thin 51-49 win against Howard, he led all scoring with a 14 point show on 40% shooting.
This marks the first time this season that Deron Powers has won the StatSheet MEAC Freshman of the Week. The runner-up is Kevin Mays from Maryland-Eastern Shore. Honorable mention goes to Rashid Gaston from Norfolk State. Zach Burnham was the highest ranking freshman from Coppin State and finished 6th.
StatSheet MEAC 6th Man of the Week: Bethune-Cookman's Jarvoris Bryant
Jarvoris Bryant, a 6-6 Senior forward, played an average of 25 minutes over two games for the Wildcats. In a 74-72 loss to Florida International, Bryant got 14 points and 5 rebounds. After that, in a 72-60 win over North Carolina A&T, he racked up 9 points and 11 rebounds.
This is the first time this season that Jarvoris Bryant has won the StatSheet MEAC 6th Man of the Week. Shaquille Duncan, a sophomore forward from Morgan State, is runner up. Ishaq Pitt, a sophomore guard from Maryland-Eastern Shore, earns honorable mention. The highest ranking 6th man from Coppin State was Andre Armstrong who finished 5th. Coppin State has won the StatSheet MEAC Player of the Week award 2 times this season.
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- Scoring: Kevin Mays, Maryland-Eastern Shore: 27 PPG
- Rebounding: Francis Ezeiru, Maryland-Eastern Shore: 13 RPG
- Assists: Simuel Frazier, Howard: 8 APG
- Blocked Shots: Alphonso Leary, Howard: 5 BPG
- Free Throws: Lamont Middleton, North Carolina A&T: 9 PPG
- Three Pointers: Kevin Dukes, Bethune-Cookman: 4.5 TPG
- Steals: Troy Snyder, Maryland-Eastern Shore: 4 SPG
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