Olivet Nazarene University earned two big wins in the CCAC this past week from the performance by Antonio Marshall (Bowling Green, Ind.) who is the men's basketball (DI) player of the week. Olivet Nazarene defeated Saint Xavier University, who was receiving votes in the NAIA National Poll, 85-77, and then upset #3 Robert Morris University, 95-85, giving them their first CCAC loss of the year. Olivet Nazarene is now 16-11 overall and 5-3 in the CCAC.
Men's Basketball Division I Player of the Week
Antonio Marshall, Olivet Nazarene University
Sr., G, Bowling Green, Ind. / Owen Valley HS
Netting a career-high 34 points in the biggest game of the year, Marshall was the key factor in the upset win over #3 Robert Morris. He played in 34 minutes and went 10-of-17 from the floor making a perfect 10-of-10 from the line. He also put in four three-pointers shooting 50% from the arc. In the first game of the week he had 24 points making five three-pointers on seven attempts. For the week, he averaged 29.0 points, 3.5 rebounds, and 2.5 steals per game while shooting .563 from the floor and .600 from the three-point line. In 14 attempts from the foul line, he only missed one attempt, too.
CCAC Men's Basketball Players of the Week - Division I
Feb. 20: Antonio Marshall (ONU)