MEN’S BASKETBALL: Carson-Newman’s Teichmann named TSWA award winner
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Carson-Newman’s Grant Teichmann earned Tennessee Sports Writers Association Men’s Basketball Player of the Week accolades Wednesday, averaging 20.5 points, 6.5 rebounds and 6.0 assists in two games for the Eagles.
The Brentwood, Tenn., native scored 15 points with four 3-pointers and added nine rebounds and eight assists in an 87-79 victory over Anderson University. The senior guard then connected on 10-of-18 shots with four more triples, netting 26 points along with four boards, four assists and two steals versus Queens University.
Teichmann is averaging 16.4 points, 5.3 rebounds and 4.7 assists per game this season.
2018-19 TSWA MEN’S BASKETBALL PLAYERS OF THE WEEK
November 13 – Tyree Boykin, Union University
November 20 – Grant Teichmann, Carson-Newman
November 27 – Grant Williams, Tennessee
December 4 – Chris Porter-Bunton, Austin Peay
December 11 – Admiral Schofield, Tennessee
December 18 – Terry Taylor, Austin Peay
December 24 – Kyvon Davenport, Memphis
December 31 – Jordan Bone, Tennessee
January 9 – Dylan Windler, Belmont
WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Trevecca’s Boyer garners TSWA weekly honor
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Trevecca University’s Brittin Boyer posted Tennessee Sports Writers Association Women’s Basketball Player of the Week honors Wednesday, averaging 14.5 points and 13.0 rebounds with a pair of double-doubles in two victories.
The Sullivan, Ill., native netted 17 points with a career-high 15 rebounds in a 66-57 victory at Alderson Broaddus, hitting 5-of-7 field goals and 7-for-8 at the foul line. She added three steals and four assists for the Trojans. The 15 rebounds are the most in a single game in the Division II era at TNU and the most caroms in a contest for any Trevecca player since 2011.
The senior forward followed that with 12 points and 11 boards in a 65-62 win at Davis & Elkins, connecting on 4-of-6 from the field and 4-for-5 at the foul line. Boyer is averaging 11.1 points and 7.6 rebounds per game this season.
2018-19 TSWA WOMEN’S BASKETBALL PLAYERS OF THE WEEK
November 13 – Mika Wester, Carson-Newman
November 20 – Kayla Marosites, Carson-Newman
November 27 – Rennia Davis, Tennessee
December 4 – Klaire Varney, Maryville College
December 11 – Evina Westbrook, Tennessee
December 18 – Kori West, King University
December 24 – Jenny Roy, Belmont
December 31 – Ellie Harmeyer, Belmont
January 9 – Klaire Varney, Maryville College