Region V has announced the Men's Basketball Players of the Week for the week of Nov. 19-25.
The North Texas Junior College Athletic Conference Player of the Week is Akiem Daschner of Ranger College. The freshman from Lakeworth, FL came off the bench to score 21 points to go with 8 rebounds and four blocks against Angelina College. In two games last week, Daschner scored 41 points, had 26 rebounds, had 2 assists, 4 steals and 4 blocked shots.
The Metro Athletic Conference Player of the Week is JJ Murray of Eastfield College. The 6-1 sophomore guard from Rowlett, TX scored 30 points with 7 rebounds, 9 assists and 4 steals in Eastfield's lone game last week. Murray was 11 of 16 from the field, 4 of 4 from the free throw line, and 4 of 5 on three-point attempts.
The Western Junior College Athletic Conference will not select a Player of the Week until conference play begins.