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Williams named top A-Sun newcomer for second time

Monday, January 27, 2014

MACON, Ga. – For the second time in three weeks, Lipscomb freshman Josh Williams has been named the Atlantic Sun Conference Newcomer of the Week as announced by the league on Monday.

Williams helped lead the Bisons to a 75-74 road win in league play at Northern Kentucky on Friday night.  The guard scored 11 points off the bench on 3-of-5 shooting from the field along with making 5-of-6 from the charity stripe.  Williams also contributed on the boards hauling in a team-high eight rebounds.

The Jackson, Miss., native ranks 11th in the league in Atlantic Sun games averaging 14.4 points per game.  He also ranks in the top-15 in the league in rebounding hauling down 5.6 boards per league contest.

The Bisons continue road action this week with a trip to the “Sunshine State” to take on Jacksonville on Thursday night a 6:15 p.m. before Saturday’s contest at North Florida.