Men's Basketball

Bardsley receives Association of Division III Independents men’s basketball Player of the Week award

Bardsley receives Association of Division III Independents men’s basketball Player of the Week award

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Nebraska Wesleyan University senior guard Trey Bardsley (Beatrice, Neb.) has been awarded the Association of Division III Independents men's basketball Player of the Week. Bardsley averaged an impressive 36.0 points per game on 54.7 percent shooting to help lead Nebraska Wesleyan to a 3-0 record on the week. The senior began the week with 35 points and seven made three-pointers in an upset victory over No. 19 Midland on Tuesday. The guard was then selected the MVP of the 27th Annual Snyder Classic as he helped the Prairie Wolves to two victories, scoring 36 points against Dubuque and 37 points versus Central. The 73 combined points set a new record for points in a classic that has taken place for 27 years. For the week, Bardsley was 18-of-36 from downtown and 20-of-21 from the charity stripe and played in all 85 minutes of the Snyder Classic. The senior leads the Association with 34.0 points per game and is now a three-time recipient of the award this season.