NWAC Basketball Players of the Week - February 15-21
Sawyer Kluge - Umpqua, Sophomore, Guard
Kluge turned in a huge game with 35 points, 13 rebounds, 3 assists, a steal and a block to help UCC to a fifteen point win over previously unbeaten Lane.
Kluge is currently in the top 20 in five statistical categories: 4th in scoring (21.6ppg), 10th in 3PT% (38.0%), 11th in FT% (76.7%), 13th in rebounds (9.8rpg) and 18th in assists (3.4apg).
Ryker Pierce - Big Bend, Freshman, Guard-Forward
In two victories last week, Pierce tallied averages of 30.0 ppg and 7.5 rebounds per game to go with 3 steals and a block to lead the top-ranked Vikings over Columbia Basin and Walla Walla.
Pierce currently is 6th in NWAC scoring (21.9ppg), 10th in FT% (81.9%) and 13th in 3PT% (44.2%).