McDougald, Williams Corral #ASunMBB Weekly Honors

Monday, January 13, 2014

MACON, Ga. - Jacksonville's Keith McDougald and Lipscomb's Josh Williams earned the Atlantic Sun Men's Basketball weekly awards, announced Monday by the league office.

McDougald and the Dolphins went 3-0 on the week as the senior guard reached 1,000 points in his career and averaged 20 points per contest. He started the week with 14 points at Lipscomb and followed with a career-high 27 in a 13-point win vs. Stetson. McDougald capped the week with a seven-point win vs. FGCU as he led the team in scoring with 19 and pulled down six rebounds to push JU to 4-2 in league play.

Williams produced two of more impressive performances season in back-to-back games as he tallied 28 points against JU before adding 34 in a win at ETSU. The freshman guard hit 10-of-16 shots vs the Dolphins and grabbed nine rebounds and then guided the Bisons to their first A-Sun win on 13-of-17 shooting including three trifectas. He added four rebounds and three assists at ETSU.

Atlantic Sun Men's Basketball Player of the Week - Jan. 13th
Quick Bio Accomplishments
 Keith McDougald

• Sr.; Guard
• Jacksonville, Fla.
• First Career A-Sun Player of the Week; first for JU since 2/14/12
• Led Dolphins to 3-0 week with two home victories and a road win
• Tallied a career-high 27 points in 13-point win vs. Stetson
• Added five rebounds, seven assists and three steals vs the Hatters
• Guided JU to 76-69 win vs. FGCU with 19 points - 13 in the second half
• Started the week with 14 points in narrow victory at Lipscomb
• Passed 1,000 career points in home victory vs. Stetson

Stats for the Week: 20 PPG, 4 RPG, 4 APG
Next JU Contest: at North Florida; January 17th (CSS)          
Other Nominees: Beau Beech, North Florida; Torrey Craig, USC Upstate; Brian Pegg, Stetson; Langston Hall, Mercer; Josh Williams, Lipscomb

Atlantic Sun Men's Basketball Newcomer of the Week - Jan. 13th
Quick Bio Accomplishments
 Josh Williams

• Fr.; Guard
• Jackson, Miss.

• First Career A-Sun Newcomer of the Week award
• Posted two huge games with 28 points vs. JU and 34 at ETSU
• Began week with 28 points, nine rebounds and two assists vs. JU
• Followed by hitting 13-of-17 shots at ETSU en route to 34 points
• Added four rebounds, three assists in two-point win vs. the Bucs
• Connected on 25-of-40 field-goal attempts on the week (62.5%)
• From behind the arc, Williams made 7-of-19 in three games
• Guided Bisons to first A-Sun win of the season at ETSU

Stats for the Week: 22 PPG, 4.7 RPG, 62.5 FG%
Next Lipscomb Contest: hosts Kennesaw State; Thursday, January 16th           
Other Nominees: RJ Slawson, Jacksonville; Dallas Moore, North Florida; Kentwan Smith, Stetson; Ike Nwamu, Mercer

2013-14 Atlantic Sun Men's Basketball Weekly Awards
Date Player of the Week (School)
Newcomer of the Week (School)
Nov. 11th Ty Greene (USC Upstate) J.C. Hampton (Lipscomb)
Nov. 18th Chase Fieler (FGCU) Ike Nwamu (Mercer)
Nov. 25th Jalen Billups (Northern Kentucky) Marcel White (Jacksonville)
Dec. 2nd Jakob Gollon (Mercer) Dallas Moore (North Florida)
Dec. 9th Martin Smith (Lipscomb) A.J. Merriweather (ETSU)
Dec. 16th Brett Comer (FGCU) Jordan Jackson (Northern Kentucky)
Dec. 23rd Langston Hall (Mercer) Jalen Riley (ETSU)
Dec. 30th Jalen Riley (ETSU) Vince Martin (Jacksonville)
Jan. 6th Travis Wallace (North Florida) Jordan Jackson (Northern Kentucky)
Jan. 13th Keith McDougald (Jacksonville) Josh Williams (Lipscomb)