MACON, Ga. – After helping the Lipscomb men’s basketball team to a 68-59 road win at Austin Peay on Saturday afternoon, Bison sophomore forward Brett Wishon has been named the Atlantic Sun Conference Newcomer of the Week as announced by the league on Monday.
The Concord, N.C. native led the Bisons with a 21-point effort nailing 7-of-12 shots from beyond the arc. He hit six of the seven during the second half including a trio of trifectas in the final five minutes of action. Both figures are career highs for the newcomer.
The award is the first for Wishon.
The Bisons return to action on Tuesday night taking on No. 9 Texas in Austin, Texas at 7 p.m. The contest will air on the Longhorn Network, ESPN3 and the WatchESPN app.