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McClure Named SAC Player Of Week PDF Print
Written by Staff Reports   
Monday, 25 November 2013 17:18

Lenoir-Rhyne University's R.J. McClure has been named the first South Atlantic Conference Men's Basketball Player Of The Week for the 2013-14 season.

 

 

 

McClure, a senior guard from Canton, N.C., averaged 30.5 points last week in leading L-R to a pair of league wins at home over Queens (81-77) in double overtime and Anderson (74-73) last Wednesday and Saturday, respectively.

 

McClure also averaged 4.5 rebounds, hit 10 three-pointers and connected on all 21 free throw attempts for the week as well.

 

McClure finished with a career-high 32 points and hit the game-tying three-pointer at the end of regulation to force overtime against the Royals before leading all scorers with 29 points in the victory over the Trojans.

 

McClure, a preseason all-conference selection, is currently tied for the league lead in points scored (25.2 ppg) and has connected on 37-of-38 free throw attempts this year including the last 34 from the line.

 

Lenoir-Rhyne (3-1, 2-0) returns to the court on Tuesday against Wingate (2-1, 2-0) in a South Atlantic Conference game at Cuddy Arena in Wingate, N.C., beginning at 6:00 p.m.

 

Photo Courtesy: R.J. McClure, L-R Athletics

  
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