By: Andrew Korba
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Sophomore Kelvin Jones (Sheffield Lake, Ohio/Brookside) has been named NCAC Men's Basketball Player of the Week.
Jones had a dominant contest in Hiram's 88-81 win over non-conference foe La Roche (Pa.) on Saturday.
He scored a career-high 23 points and also pulled down 13 rebounds, seven of which were offensive, for his third double-double of the season and fifth of his career.
Jones finished the game going 8-of-15 from the field and 7-of-10 from the free throw line.
On the season, he currently leads the team in rebounding at 10.6 rpg and is third on the team in scoring, averaging 9.4 ppg.
The Terriers currently stand at 6-2 on the season and will play next on December 29 and 30 at the McDonald's of Bluffton Holiday Tournament. Hiram will take on Illinois College on December 29 at 2 p.m.