We award the ALC Men’s Student-Athlete of the Week honor to forward Will Philpot as the Winchester (KY) native’s steady play in two conference matchups helped keep the Eagles undefeated.
Against Midway University, the junior scored 11 points (5-9FG), grabbed 16 rebounds, and added 2 assists and 2 steals. Additionally, he hit the game-winning shot with 1.2 seconds remaining in overtime to lift his squad to the 80-78 win. In the 72-59 victory over Oakland City University, he scored 13 points (6-7 FG) and nabbed 11 boards. For the week, he averaged 12 points and 13.5 rebounds per game while shooting 68.8% from the floor (11-16 FG; 1-3 3FG; 1-2FT).
The Eagles are currently 10-0 on the season.