Mount St. Joseph senior guard Jake Cropper (Georgetown, Ohio / Georgetown) has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week.
Cropper led the Lions to their first win of the season with a career-high 38 points and 11 rebounds in the 83-56 victory against Waynesburg. For the week, the senior averaged 29.5 points per game on 53.6 percent from the field and 8.5 rebounds per game. Cropper also contributed a 50.0 percent average from behind the arc while drilling 22 of his 26 free throw attempted.
The Mount St. Joseph Lions (1-3, 0-0 HCAC) will travel to Manchester on Saturday at 1 p.m.
|HCAC Men's Basketball
|Week 1||Danny Goggans, Franklin College|
|Week 2||Zach Harp, Hanover College|
|Week 3||Jake Cropper, Mount St. Joseph University|