Rudak Named SAA Player of the Week

Rudak Named SAA Player of the Week

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ATLANTA - The SAA announced the men's basketball Player of the Week for games played December 5 - 11 and Matty Rudak (Augustów, Poland/Millbrook School) of Birmingham-Southern won the distinction after leading the Panthers in two tough non-conference contests.

Rudak of Birmingham-Southern led the Pantehrs in points this week, averaging 16 points per game on 10-of-21 shooting (48%). He added 5.5 rebounds per game while also chipping in three assists and two blocks.

Other notable performances from around the league:

Freshman guard Cole DenBesten of Berry was solid off the bench for the Vikings, leading the rally that would eventually come up short to visiting Piedmont with a 93-83 final.