MBB: Green Goes for Seconds

MBB: Green Goes for Seconds

A.J. Green was the Valley’s top player during the opening week of conference games.

The Missouri Valley Conference named the UNI sophomore it’s men’s basketball Player of the Week on Monday.

He scored 23 last Tuesday against Illinois State, then 35 Saturday versus Bradley. The performance during the Panthers’ win against the Braves was a career high, including seven three-pointers.

Monday’s announcement marked the second time this season that Green has been the MVC Player of the Week after also winning recognition on December 16th.

UNI has opened the MVC schedule with a 1-1 record.