Jamel Barnes Jr., Earlham, Men's Basketball

Jamel Barnes Jr., Earlham, Men's Basketball

Jamel Barnes Jr. (Muncie, Ind.) Earlham College | Guard | Junior - Barnes averaged 24.0 points while shooting .556 from the field while leading Earlham men's basketball to a 1-1 record last week. Barnes netted a career-high 37 points in the Quakers' 81-69 home win over Hanover on Saturday, giving Earlham its first season sweep over Hanover College since joining the HCAC in 2010-11. Barnes shot 11-of-17 with six three-pointers in the win over the Panthers, with a 9-for-9 mark at the free-throw line. He also added five rebounds, two assists, and a steal. Earlier in the week, Barnes charted 11 points and five assists in the Quakers' 90-71 home loss to Transylvania. He also had three rebounds and two steals versus the Pioneers. For the week, Barnes was 15-of-27 from the field, 7-of-13 (.538) from three-point range and was a perfect 11-for-11 at the charity stripe.

HCAC Men's Basketball

Players-of-the-Week

Week 1 Gabe Schmitt, Transylvania University
Week 2 Matt Krause, Franklin College
Week 3 Tyler Andrew, Defiance College
Week 4 Chainey Zolman, Earlham College
Week 5 Isaac Hibbard, Hanover College
Week 6 Maurice Knight, Anderson University 
Week 7 Maurice Knight, Anderson University
Week 8 Craig McGee, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Week 9 Payton Mills, Franklin College
Week 10 Michael Jefferson, Transylvania University
Week 11 Michael Jefferson, Transylvania University
Week 12 Dezman Brown, Bluffton University
Week 13 Jamel Barnes Jr., Earlham College