ATLANTA (Feb. 12, 2018) – The Southern Athletic Association (SAA) has announced that Harrison Deneka of Birmingham-Southern has been named the SAA Men's Basketball Player of the Week.
For the week, Deneka averaged 26.5 points, 12.5 rebounds, and 3.5 assists per game for the Panthers.
First, against Hendrix on the road, Deneka finished with 23 points and 10 rebounds in an 89-75 win over the Warriors. In that game, the senior forward made 64.3 percent of his attempts in 28 minutes of action.
Two days later, Deneka finished with 30 points and 15 rebounds against Rhodes. He made 7-of-14 attempts while also dishing out 5.0 assists against the Lynx.