East Central University redshirt sophomore Braxton Reeves has picked up his first Great American Conference honor, as he was named the GAC Men's Basketball Player of the Week for Jan. 26.
Reeves helped the Tigers (14-5, 8-3 GAC) move into a first-place tie as he averaged 20.5 points in wins against Southeastern Oklahoma State and Northwestern Oklahoma State. Against the Savage Storm, he scored 19 points and hit five 3-point field goals. Against the Rangers, he scored 22 points with five more 3-point field goals. He added three steals.
ECU has the week off before traveling to face Southwestern Oklahoma State, Saturday, Jan. 31 at 3 p.m. in Weatherford, Okla.