Men's Basketball

Shepard named Association of Division III Independents men’s basketball Player of the Week

Shepard named Association of Division III Independents men’s basketball Player of the Week

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Maranatha Baptist University senior guard Micah Shepard (Little Rock, Ark.) has been selected the Association of Division III Independents men's basketball Player of the Week. Shepard was an essential part of the Sabercats' three-win weekend and subsequent regional championship at NCCAA Regionals this past weekend. The senior averaged 18.0 points, 5.0 rebounds, 2.0 assists per game and shot 43.6 percent from the field. The guard had a week-high 27 points on 8-of-12 shooting in 19 minutes of action against Emmaus on Friday.