Southland Conference Player of the Week

    
December 4th, 2006

FRISCO, Texas - Sam Houston State's Ryan Bright has been voted the Aeropostale/Southland Conference Men's Basketball Player of the Week after averaging 23 points and 9 rebounds in two games last week. Following is a look at Bright's numbers for the week along with others receiving votes.

RYAN BRIGHT, Sam Houston State, Jr., F, 6-6, 196, Deer Park, Texas -- In a 94-86 loss at Southern Mississippi and 81-78 victory at Alcorn State, Bright totaled 46 points (23.0 per game), 18 rebounds (9.0) and 7 assists (3.5) He hit 16-of-29 (55.1 percent) from the field, including 4-of-5 (80.0) from three-point range, and 10-of-16 from the free throw line. Bright scored 20 points in the loss at USM and led all scorers with 26 in the victory at Alcorn.

HONORABLE MENTION: Josh Alexander, SFA; Kurt Attaway, UTSA; Jarvis Bradley, McN; Quennell Green, SLU; Durrell Nevels, UCA.