first_imgFRISCO, Texas – Stephen F. Austin guard Shannon Bogues is the Southland Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week, the league announced Monday. Southland Conference Players of the Week are presented by MidSouth Bank. Southland weekly award winners are nominated and voted upon by each school’s sports information director. Voting for one’s own athlete is not permitted. To earn honorable mention, a student-athlete must appear on 25 percent of ballots. Men’s Basketball Player of the Week – Shannon Bogues, Stephen F. Austin – Sr. – Guard – Killeen, TexasBogues drained 12-of-18 shots, including an SFA program-record nine three-pointers, in a 96-93 loss to Louisiana Tech on Friday (Dec. 7). The guard tallied 33 points while dishing out seven assists in a career-high 44 minutes of action. Bogues award comes one week after teammate Kevon Harris claimed the recognition. Bogues, currently averaging 16.6 points per game, is a member of the 2018-19 Southland Preseason All-Conference team. Last year, he earned all-conference honors and selected to the Southland all-tournament team. The Killeen, Texas, product’s nine makes from beyond the arc are just two shy of the Southland record of 11 (SHSU’s Corey Almond, SHSU vs. Kentucky in 2009; LU’s Mike James vs. Louisiana College in 2011). Honorable Mention: Ian DuBose, Houston Baptist; Jalone Friday, Abilene Christian; DeAndre Jones, Central Arkansas; Josh Nzeakor, Lamar; Christian Peevy, UIWlast_img

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