Sophomore guard Austin Miller of the M State Men's Basketball team has been named the NJCAA National Player-of-the-Week. The Big Lake High School graduate played a big part in the Spartans 3-0 week.
On Tuesday night Miller scored 31 points, including the game winning three-pointer with four seconds left in overtime as M State beat Northland 89-88. He also had five assists and a steal in the game.
In the Spartans 85-71 win over Vermilion on Friday night Miller had 28 points and 10 rebounds.
Miller made 9-of-13 shots and finished with a game high 27 points on Saturday as the Spartans completed their 3-0 week with an 81-58 win over Mesabi Range.
Courtesy of Craig Olson Sports