Men's Basketball Weekly Award Announced For Jan. 29-Feb. 4

Brayden Olson
Brayden Olson

Benedictine University's Brayden Olson has been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Men's Basketball Student-Athlete of the Week for events of Jan. 29-Feb. 4, as selected by the league's sports information directors.

Olson (Grand Rapids, Mich.) averaged nearly a double-double with 25.5 points and 9.5 assists in a 2-0 week for the Eagles. The senior guard tallied his fifth 30-plus showing of the season with 34 at MSOE, making 13 field goals and adding eight assists. He also had a double-double in the first game of the week with 17 points and 11 assists along with seven rebounds versus Rockford University.

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Other nominations: Marcus Myers, Aurora; Travis Kell, Edgewood; Pat McDonald, Lakeland; Alex Manhardt, Marian; Matthew Kirmse, MSOE; Kevin Diemer, Rockford; Chase Nowak, Wisconsin Lutheran.