Benedictine University's Brayden Olson has been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Men's Basketball Student-Athlete of the Week for events of Dec. 18-24, as selected by the league's sports information directors.
Olson (Grand Rapids, Mich.) averaged 30 points per game in a pair of contests, making 21 field goals including eight 3-pointers. The senior guard opened the week with 24 points, five assists and four rebounds in a win over Kalamazoo College. He then added 36 points, one off his career high, in a loss to Elmhurst College to go with five assists and three rebounds.
Other nominations: Jordan Johnson, Concordia Wisconsin; Jake Negus, Edgewood; Tyrese Pinson, Marian.