Long Named Sun Belt Player of the Week
Two more double-doubles this past week has gotten Shawn Long noticed by the Sun Belt Conference.
The 6-9 freshman from Morgan City has been named Sun Belt Player of the Week after averaging 15.5 and 15 rebounds in the two home contests.
Long tallied 14 points and 14 rebounds in the Cajuns’ double overtime loss to South Alabama on Thursday, and followed that up with 17 points and 16 rebounds in Saturday’s win over Arkansas State.
Long’s ten double doubles lead the Sun Belt Conference and he is the nation’s leading freshman rebounder.
The Cajuns are on the road this week against Western Kentucky and Middle Tennessee.