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ECAC Awards Wilson With Regional Player of the Week Status


2/9/2016 — DANBURY, Conn. - A day after being recognized by the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference, Penn State Altoona men's basketball junior guard/forward Javon Wilson (Washington, D.C./T.C. Williams) was honored regionally on Tuesday when he was selected as the Eastern College Athletic Conference's Division III South Region Player of the Week.

Wilson had a big week for the Lions, helping his team to a pair of strong AMCC wins.

In a 107-95 overtime victory over Mount Aloysius College on Wednesday night, Wilson scored 30 points to go along with eight rebounds, four assists, and three steals. During that game, Wilson also tied the program's single game records for most free throws made (15) and attempted (19).

In Saturday afternoon's 85-74 win against Pitt-Bradford, Wilson put up 22 points with five rebounds, five steals, and two assists.

On the week, Wilson averaged 26.0 points per game, 6.5 rebounds per game, 4.0 steals per game, and 3.0 assists per game. This is his first career AMCC weekly award.

Penn State Altoona men's basketball is 6-13 overall, including 5-10 in the AMCC. The Lions travel to face conference opponent Franciscan University this Wednesday, February 10 at 6:00 PM.

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