Men's Basketball

SWAC Men’s Basketball Weekly Honors: Feb. 27

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.- The Southwestern Athletic Conference has named Florida A&M’s Keith Lamar and Bethune-Cookman’s Zion Harmon its SWAC Men’s Basketball Players of the Week for their impressive performances during games played this past week. 
 
Player  
Lamar had a dominating scoring weekend, averaging 25.5 points per game in the wins versus Alabama State and Alabama A&M. He led the Rattlers in both games, scoring 22 points versus Alabama State and 29 points versus Alabama A&M. Lamar was highly efficient from the 3-point line, shooting 9-of-14 overall.

Impact 
Harmon was stellar in a pair of crucial SWAC wins this week over Alabama A&M and Alabama State. Over two games, he posted 35 points on 12-of-30 shooting, as well as a perfect 10-of-10 from the free throw line. He added six rebounds, 10 assists, and a pair of steals. 

About the SWAC 
The Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) is considered one of the premier HBCU conferences in the country and currently ranks among the elite in the nation in terms of HBCU alumni playing with professional sports teams. 
  
Current championship competition offered by the league includes competition for men in Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Indoor Track and Field, Outdoor Track and Field, and Tennis. 
 
Women’s competition is offered in the sports of Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Golf, Indoor Track and Field, Outdoor Track and Field, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, and Volleyball. 
  
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