NWC Men's Basketball - Jan. 16-22, 2017

NWC Men's Basketball - Jan. 16-22, 2017

Men’s Basketball Student-Athlete of the Week – Jan. 16-22, 2017



Junior, Guard, Calabasas, Calif. / Viewpoint School


Howell put Whitman on his back in a 95-80 victory Sunday at George Fox, pouring in a career-best 40 points.  He hit 16-of-22 from the field, including 3-of-6 on three-pointers, and 5-of-5 from the free-throw line.  He also collected four rebounds, an assist and a steal.  In an 82-69 win at Lewis & Clark on Saturday, he scored 15 points on 6-of-11 from the floor and 3-of-4 at the line, with two assists, a rebound and a steal.  For the week, he averaged 27.5 ppg while shooting .667 (22-33) on field goals and .889 (8-9) on free throws as the Blues, ranked No. 1 in the HERO Sports poll and No. 2 in the D3hoops.com poll, remained undefeated.  This is the second consecutive week he has been accorded NWC honors.


Honorable Mention:

Brandon Lester, Pacific Lutheran (Sr, G, Sammamish, Wash.)

JB Ewell, Pacific (Jr, F, Portland, Ore.)

Carlos Mancasola, Puget Sound (Sr, G, Redding, Calif.)

Kenny Love, Whitworth (Sr, G, Santa Rosa, Calif.)

JJ Lacey, George Fox (Sr, G, Auburn, Wash.)

Jordan Jenkins, Willamette (So, F, Placentia, Calif.)

Jordan Clark, Linfield (Jr, C, Antioch, Calif.)

Alex Jones, Lewis & Clark (Sr, F, Sherwood, Ore.)


Previous Honorees:

Kohl Meyer, PS (11/21); Kyle Roach, Whw (11/28); JJ Lacey, GF (12/5); Christian Jurlina, Whw (12/12); Jase Harrison, Whm (12/19); Kyle Roach, Whw (12/26); Jack Stewart, Whm (1/2); Jared Christy, PL (1/9); Tim Howell, Whm (1/16)