The following student-athletes have been recognized as Players-of-the-Week in the Minnesota College Athletic Conference in men's basketball for the week of November 20-26.
Northern Division Co-Player Of the Week:
Central Lakes College
Freshman forward Various Wilson connected for 24 points for the Raiders in their lone game before the Thanksgiving break, helping CLC win 77-70. He collected six rebounds along the way and dished out two assists.
Central Lakes and Wilson will travel to Leech Lake Tribal College for a road contest on Tuesday, November 28
Southern Division Player-of-the-Week:
In a loss to Madison College, Turner hit for 26 points and eight rebounds for RCTC, en route to his second consequetive POW honor. He also tallied an assist on the night, while shooting 8-16 from the field, including 4-8 from three point territory.
Turner and his Rochester CTC teammates will see the JV team of Gustavus Adolfus College on Tuesday, November, 28.
MCAC Basketball schedules can be found at: http://www.mcacsports.org/sports/mbkb/2017-18/schedule
The Minnesota College Athletic Conference website main page is: http://www.mcacsports.org/landing/index
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About the Minnesota College Athletic Conference
The Minnesota College Athletic Conference is the organizational body for NJCAA-affiliated two-year technical and community college athletic programs in the Minnesota State system. The mission of the Minnesota College Athletic Conference is to advance intercollegiate athletics by providing an engaging and supportive environment for success of our student athletes and competition among member institutions. The MCAC is committed to the guiding principles of encouraging the development and success of student athletes, promoting the integrity, honesty and loyalty to member schools as well as upholding the sustainability of conference athletic programs.