Men's Basketball Weekly Award Announced For Feb. 5-11

Tony Diemer
Tony Diemer

Rockford University's Tony Diemer has been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Men's Basketball Student-Athlete of the Week for events of Feb. 5-11, as selected by the league's sports information directors.

Diemer (Rockford, Ill.) helped keep the Regents' NACC Tournament hopes alive this past week as he led Rockford to a pair of conference wins. The junior forward averaged 32.0 points, 9.5 rebounds, 2.0 assists and 2.0 steals per game as he shot 57.4 percent. He opened with a career-high 40 points, 13 rebounds and two assists in Rockford's 93-73 win over Lakeland University and then tallied 24 points, six rebounds, four steals and two assists in the Regents' 85-77 victory over MSOE.


Other nominations: Marcus Myers, Aurora; Jens Soderholm, Benedictine; Sheldon Moore, Concordia Chicago; Josh Hau, Concordia Wisconsin; Jake Negus, Edgewood; Shakur Jinad, Lakeland; Alex Manhardt, Marian; Tegan Miles, MSOE; Collin Kennedy, Wisconsin Lutheran.