Smith's Three-Point Barrage, Greene's Winner Earn Awards

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

MACON, Ga. - North Florida's Parker Smith rewrote the record books with his 46-point performance vs. Mercer by nailing 11 three-pointers to tie the A-Sun record for points in a conference game and most threes made in a contest. USC Upstate's Ty Greene added some dramatics of his own as he hit a last-second step-back three-pointer to win at Lipscomb.

PLAYER OF THE WEEK:
Parker Smith, North Florida
(Jr. – Guard – Gainesville, Ga. – Sports Management)
  • Second Career Player of the Week award
  • Netted a program record 46 points in win vs. Mercer on 11 three-pointers
  • Tied A-Sun record for three-pointers made and points in a conference game
  • Second-most points scored this season in the nation and most trifectas made in a game
  • His 11 made three-pointers ranks tied for 15th most in NCAA Division I history
  • Also went a perfect 12-for-12 from the charity stripe on the week
OTHER NOMINEES:
  • Adam Pegg (Jr., Stetson) – Scored 23 points and added five rebounds and two assists in win at FGCU
  • Drew Hanlen (Sr., Belmont) – Averaged 16.5 points, 4.5 assists and 3.0 rebounds in two Bruin victories
  • Aloys Cabell (So., Jacksonville) – Extended double-figure scoring streak to 13 games with 23 vs KSU and 13 vs. Mercer
NEWCOMER OF THE WEEK:
Ty Greene, USC Upstate
(Fr. – Guard – Knoxville, Tenn. – Sports Science)
  • Second Career Newcomer of the Week award
  • Hit a last-second three-pointer vs. Lipscomb to defeated the Bison
  • Finished with 17 points with four trifectas to lead Spartans to road win
  • Added four more three-pointers at Belmont on Monday
  • Posted a team-high 18 points at Belmont with five assists and three boards
OTHER NOMINEES:
  • Bernard Thompson (Fr., FGCU) – Recorded second double-double of season with 17 points, 12 rebounds vs. Stetson
  • Travis Wallace (So., North Florida) – Scored a career-high 29 points in double-overtime victory vs Kennesaw State with 11 rebounds
2011-12 Atlantic Sun Men's Basketball Player of the Weeks
Date Player of the Week (School)
Newcomer of the Week (School)
Nov. 15 Kerron Johnson (Belmont)
Adam Pegg (Stetson)
Nov. 22 Ricardo Glenn (USC Upstate)
Brett Comer (FGCU)
Nov. 29 Marcus Dubose (ETSU)
Zavion Williams (Lipscomb)
Dec. 6 Kerron Johnson (Belmont)
Malcom Smith (Lipscomb)
Dec. 13 Jakob Gollon (Mercer)
Deonte Alexander (Lipscomb)
Dec. 20 Ricardo Glenn (USC Upstate)
Ty Greene (USC Upstate)
Dec. 27 Jordan Burgason (Lipscomb)
Travis Wallace (North Florida)
Jan. 3 Scott Saunders (Belmont)
Bernard Thompson (FGCU)
Jan. 10 Torrey Craig (USC Upstate)
Travis Wallace (North Florida)
Jan. 17 Adam Sollazzo (ETSU)
Jodd Maxey (USC Upstate)
Jan. 24 Torrey Craig (USC Upstate)
Travis Wallace (North Florida)
Jan. 31 Sherwood Brown (FGCU)
Chris Perez (Stetson)
Feb. 7 Parker Smith (North Florida)
Delbert Love (Kennesaw State)
Feb. 14 Aloys Cabell (Jacksonville)
Adam Pegg (Stetson)
Feb. 21 Parker Smith (North Florida)
Ty Greene (USC Upstate)

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