Anthony Dorsey of Truett-McConnell College has been named the NAIA National Division I Men’s Basketball Player of the Week, the national office announced Tuesday.
Dorsey played a key role in Truett-McConnell’s 2-0 week that included a 92-79 win over Coastal Georgia on Jan. 14 and a 68-65 victory at Brewton-Parker on Jan. 17. The senior forward averaged 30.5 points on 65.1 percent shooting for the week. Dorsey’s back-to-back 20-plus point performances gives him 17 on the season, including a current streak of nine straight.
For the season, Dorsey leads the NAIA in points per game (27.9) and total scoring (531).