Hanover College's Wes McKinney (Batesville, Ind. / Batesville) averaged a double-double while helping the Panthers claim the HCAC regular season and a 2-0 record last week and has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week.
McKinney shot 12-of-20 from the field (60.0 percent), including 3-of-5 (60.0 percent) from behind the arc. The junior also knocked down 7-of-7 free throws last week, and contributed 17.0 points per game with 11.0 rebounds per game.
Hanover claimed hosting rights and the top seed for this year’s HCAC Men’s Basketball Conference Tournament after finishing the season with a 16-2 conference record.
The Panthers will play the winner of Rose-Hulman/Transylvania on Saturday at 5 p.m. in Hanover, Indiana.
|HCAC Men's Basketball
||Cam Fails, Hanover College|
|Week 2||Andrew Finley, Mount St. Joseph University|
|Week 3||Trevor Lucas, Anderson University|
|Week 4||Wes McKinney, Hanover College|
|Week 5||Logan Ratts, Hanover College|
||No Player of the Week|
|Week 7||Austin Rohde, Bluffton University|
|Week 8||Cooper Theobald, Transylvania University|
|Week 9||Stanley Duncan, Anderson University|
|Week 10||Alex Jones, Transylvania University|
|Week 11||Charlie Aimone, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology|
|Week 12||Austin Rohde, Bluffton University|
|Week 13||Trevor Lucas, Anderson University|
|Week 14||Wes McKinney, Hanover College|