Franklin College senior guard Bailey Howard (Nashville, Ind./Brown Co.) scored 45 points in FC’s 92-82 win at Bluffton Saturday and has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week for the second time.
The senior’s 45 points against Bluffton was the third highest tally in HCAC history and fell one point short of tying Franklin’s single-game school record. Howard connected on all seven of his three-point field goals in the contest, tying a school record.
On Wednesday evening, Howard added 13 points in a 74-68 triumph at rival Hanover.
For the week, Howard averaged 29.0 points per game while shooting 60.0% from the field and 72.7% from three-point land.
Franklin (5-2, 2-0 HCAC) will entertain Mount St. Joseph Saturday afternoon at 3:00 PM.
|HCAC Men's Basketball
||Ryan Hicks, Defiance College
|Week 2||Julian Strickland, Rose-Hulman Institute of
|Week 3||Bailey Howard, Franklin College
|Week 4||Bailey Howard, Franklin College
|Week 7||No Player of the Week|