LakePoint, Ga. - Jacksonville's JD Notae became the second player this year to earn both the ASUN Conference Men's Basketball Player and Newcomer of the Week accolades, announced Tuesday by the league office.
Only a freshman, Notae set a new career-high in scoring with 30 points in Jacksonville's rout of Middle Georgia State finishing 11-of-16 from the field, which included two three balls. The Covington, Ga. native added three rebounds and three assists to his cause in 37 minutes of action. Squaring off against Michigan, Notae continued his impressive week with 22 points, eight boards and four steals vs. the Wolverines. Notae drained five of his six three-point field goal attempts to increase his season scoring average to 16.1 PPG.
ASUN Conference Men's Basketball Player & Newcomer of the Week - Jan. 2nd
JD Notae, Jacksonville
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- First Career ASUN Player of the Week; Second-straight ASUN Newcomer of the Week
- Averaged 26.0 PPG, 5.5 RPG, 2.5 SPG in 1-1 week for Jacksonville
- Set a new career-high with 30 points in 21-point win vs. Middle Georgia State
- Added three rebounds, three assists and a steal on 11-of-16 shooting from the floor
- Registered 22 points, eight boards and four steals in loss at Michigan
- Made five triples vs. the Wolverines and finished 8-of-16 on field goals
- For the season, Notae averages 16.1 PPG, 5.7 RPG & 1.9 SPG
Other Player of the Week Nominees: Garrison Mathews, Lipscomb; Diandre Wilson, NJIT; Mike Cunningham, USC Upstate.
Other Newcomer of the Week Nominees: Diandre Wilson, NJIT; Abayomi Iyiola, Stetson.
|Date||ASUN Player of the Week||ASUN Newcomer of the Week|
|Nov. 13th||Garrison Mathews, Lipscomb||Abayomi Iyiola, Stetson|
|Nov. 20th||Ivan Gandia-Rosa, North Florida||Ivan Gandia-Rosa, North Florida|
|Nov. 27th||Devin Harris, Jacksonville||Jace Hogan, Jacksonville|
|Dec. 4th||Garrison Mathews, Lipscomb||Noah Horchler, North Florida|
|Dec. 11th||Brandon Goodwin, FGCU||Dinero Mercurius, FGCU|
|Dec. 18th||Anthony Tarke, NJIT||Noah Horchler, North Florida|
|Dec. 26th||Garrison Mathews, Lipscomb||JD Notae, Jacksonville|
|Jan. 2nd||JD Notae, Jacksonville||JD Notae, Jacksonville|