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January 27: Male Athlete of the Week - Tyler Day
MARSHALL, Texas - For the second time this season, Tyler Day has been named the Gateway Tire and Service Center Male Athlete of the Week for East Texas Baptist University. Day hit nine three-pointers in two games helping ETBU to a 1-1 record on the week in the ASC.
In the come from behind win over Louisiana College, Day scored a career high 17 points in which eight came in a 16-1 run propelling ETBU to the lead. He made five three-pointers shooting .500 from beyond the arc (5-of-10) all in 23 minutes of play off the bench. Against Mississippi College, he posted 16 points in 17 minutes going 6-of-10 from the floor making four three-pointers.
He averaged 16.5 points per game with three assists and shot .522 from the floor and .529 from three-point range. ETBU is now 6-10 and 4-9 in the ASC.