KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Isaac Edmondson of Bethel (Tenn.) has been named the NAIA Division I Men's Basketball National Player of the Week, the national office announced Tuesday. Edmondson was chosen for his performances from November 27 – Dec. 3 and was a selected out of a pool of conference award winners.
Bethel Coach Jeff Britt said, "This is a tremendous honor for Isaac and our program. He is the first Wildcat ever to capture this award. He is a fine player on the court and an excellent student in the classroom. We are thrilled he has been recognized by our conference and the NAIA."
NAIA Division I Men's Basketball National Player of the Week
Isaac Edmondson, Bethel (Tenn.)
6-5, Jr., F, Dickson, Tenn.
- His 43 points at Brescia (Ky.) on Nov. 28 tied the Bethel record for third-highest point total ever in a game.
- Four days later against Martin Methodist (Tenn.), Edmondson netted 15 points to reach the 1,000-point career threshold and become the 30th Bethel player to hit the milestone.
- Weekly Stats
- 29.0 points, 9.0 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game
- Shot 52.8 (19-for-36) from the floor and 16-of-18 (88.9) from the foul line
- Tallied a double-double against Brescia with 43 points and 13 rebounds
- Leading the team with a 21.0 point scoring average
Bethel's Isaac Edmondson Named National Player of Week