NWC Men's Basketball Student-Athlete of the Week for Jan. 30 - Feb. 5

Mike Taylor
George Fox, Senior
Los Angeles, Calif./Marist College
Taylor was the leading scorer in both games as the Bruins beat Lewis & Clark and Pacific to move into tie for second in the NWC. He hit a three-pointer at the buzzer in 3rd overtime, then hit two free throws to put the Bruins ahead for good in 4th overtime of the 116-112 win over L&C.  Against Pacific, he got the Bruins going by hitting five straight threes and scoring 15 points in first five minutes of the game and finished the first half with 21 points, then passed out four assists in second half to help Bruins stay ahead.  

Honorable Mention:
James Hollins (Lewis & Clark, Jr. – Phoenix, Ariz./St. Mary’s)
David Michaels (Whitman, Sr. – Las Vegas, Nev./Valley HS)
David Lee (Linfield, Sr. – Wheeler, Ore./Neah-Kah-Nie)
Cameron Reister (Pacific Lutheran, Jr. – Chelan, Wash./Chelan)
Wade Gebbers (Whitworth, Jr. – Brewster, Wash./Brewster)
Colin Wester (Pacific, Jr. – Sherwood, Ore./Sherwood)
Terrell Malley (Willamette, Jr. – Portland, Ore./Roosevelt HS)
Riggs Yarbro (Puget Sound, Jr. – Moses Lake, Wash./Moses Lake Christian)