Zac Richards named SAA Player of the Week

Zac Richards
Zac Richards

ATLANTA, Ga.—Senior forward Zac Richards (Hoover, Ala.) has been named Southern Athletic Association Men's Basketball Player of the Week for games played through Sunday, Dec. 16, the league office announced today.

Richards paced the Panthers on Saturday in their conference opener against Millsaps on the road, recording a career-high 33 points in the 65-60 overtime win. He shot 14-20 (.700) from the field and 5-5 from the free throw line, and also led with a game-high 10 rebounds. Richards also recorded two assists and a steal, earning his second weekly honor of the young season.

BSC is at home tonight, facing Rust College at 7 p.m. in Bill Battle Coliseum.