OF BIRMINGHAM-SOUTHERN COLLEGE, a junior forward
from Hoover, Ala., has been named SCAC Basketball
Player-of-the-Week for games played Monday, January 30 through
Sunday, February 5.
Richards helped lead 11th-ranked Birmingham-Southern to two more wins this week, scoring 15 points on Friday and 14 on Sunday, averaging 14.5 per game and shooting 10-of-11 (.909) from the field.
He pulled down 16 total rebounds, averaging 8.0 per game, and recorded four assists and three steals. Richards also shot 9-of-10 from the free throw line.
Against Millsaps on Friday, Richards shot 6-for-7 from the field while adding three assists. On Sunday against Rhodes he was a perfect 4-for-4 from the field and added a steal and one assist.
|SCAC Men's Basketball
|Week 1||Greg Ross, Centre College|
|Week 2||Zac Richards, Birmingham-Southern College|
|Week 3||Andrew Galow, Rhodes College|
|Week 4||Ryan Milne, Colorado College|
|Week 5||Greg Ross, Centre College|
|Week 6||Greg Ross, Centre College|
|Week 7||Valentino Bryant, Sewanee: University of the South|
|Week 8||Ryan Milne, Colorado College|
|Week 9||Andrew Galow, Rhodes College|
|Week 10||Joe Stephens, University of Dallas|
|Week 11||Zac Richards, Birmingham-Southern College|