Brown, Dawson Claim Latest A-Sun Basketball Weekly Honors

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

MACON, Ga. - FGCU's Sherwood Brown and Jacksonville's Javon Dawson earned the Atlantic Sun Men's Basketball Weekly Award winners, announced Tuesday by the league office.

Brown tallied his third and fourth-straight double-doubles, which set a program record, against Lipscomb and Northern Kentucky. JU's Dawson guided the Dolphins to a win in the River City Rumble with 17 points and six rebounds in only 22 minutes of action.

PLAYER OF THE WEEK:
Sherwood Brown, FGCU
(G – Sr. – Orlando, Fla. – Legal Studies)

  • Third Career A-Sun Player of the Week honor; second this season
  • Posted a pair of double-doubles on the week for the Eagles
  • Recorded 20 points, 10 rebounds and three assists against Lipscomb
  • Added 29 points, 10 rebounds and two steals in win vs. Northern Kentucky
  • Averaged 24.5 PPG, 10 RPG, 2 APG and shot 62.5 percent from the field
OTHER NOMINEES:
  • Deonte Alexander (G, Lipscomb) - Tallied back-to-back 20-point games with 29 and 23 on the road
  • Chris Perez (G, Stetson) - Guided Hatters to two home victories by averaging 19 PPG and 4.5 RPG
  • Langston Hall (G, Mercer) - Nearly posted a triple-double vs. ETSU with 13 points, 10 assists and nine rebounds
  • Torrey Craig (F, USC Upstate) - Averaged 19.5 PPG and 7.5 RPG in two road contests
NEWCOMER OF THE WEEK:
Javon Dawson, Jacksonville
(F – Jr. – Cordele, Ga. – Communications)
  • First Career Newcomer of the Week honor
  • Totaled 17 points and six rebounds in nine-point win at UNF
  • Shot 7-of-10 from the field and was perfect from three and free throws
  • Had 13 of his point total in only 13 minutes of action in the first half
  • Pulled down three offensive rebounds and three defensive
2012-13 Atlantic Sun Men's Basketball Weekly Awards
Date Player of the Week (School)
Newcomer of the Week (School)
Nov. 13 Aaron Anderson (Kennesaw State) Lester Wilson (ETSU)
Nov. 20 Bernard Thompson (FGCU) Eric McKnight (FGCU)
Nov. 27 Sherwood Brown (FGCU) Lester Wilson (ETSU)
Dec. 4 Parker Smith (North Florida) BaeBae Daniels (North Florida)
Dec. 11 Torrey Craig (USC Upstate) Khion Sankey (Lipscomb)
Dec. 18 Langston Hall (Mercer) Stephen Hurt (Lipscomb)
Dec. 26 Travis Wallace (North Florida) Stephen Hurt (Lipscomb)
Jan. 1 Travis Smith (Mercer) Beau Beech (North Florida)
Jan. 8 Chris Perez (Stetson) Stephen Hurt (Lipscomb)
Jan. 15 Markeith Cummings (Kennesaw State) Jarvis Haywood (Jacksonville) / Tyler White (Northern Kentucky)
Jan. 22 Sherwood Brown (FGCU) Javon Dawson (Jacksonville)

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