GSW’s Sargent Named Peach Belt Conference Player of the Week

Anthony Sargent, a junior guard from Indianapolis, was selected as the Peach Belt Conference Player of the Week in Men's Basketball. Sargent lit up the scoreboards in three games last week, averaging 22.3 points and 7.0 rebounds per game as the Hurricanes went 1-2. He began with 19 points and four rebounds in a loss to North Georgia, then turned it up with 23 points and nine rebounds in a 59-58 loss to GCSU. He then hit seven of 13 three-pointers for 25 points with eight rebounds as GSW beat UNC Pembroke. The junior connected on 41% of his field goals and 85% of his free throws. With his efforts, he regained the PBC scoring lead at 22.1 per game. He is also leads the league in made three-pointers, is second in steals, and 10th in free throw percent¬age.

Sargent is the first Hurricane to earn Player of the Week honors this season. GSW (8-18, 5-14 PBC) will wrap up Peach Belt play Saturday as they travel to Augusta State University.

-Courtesy of Peach Belt Conference-