JEFFERSON CITY – After turning in back-to-back 20-point performances last week, Lincoln’s Quinton Drayton was selected by the Black College Sports Network as its Small School Men’s Basketball Player of the Week.
Drayton averaged 26.5 points for the week, including pouring in 28 against Rogers State on Thursday (Jan. 21). In Lincoln’s win over Northeastern State, Drayton scored 25 on 10-for-16 shooting. For the week, Drayton also had 14 rebounds, four assists and two steals.
Lincoln will return to the court on Thursday night to host Northwest Missouri, currently ranked No. 3 in the National Association of Basketball Coaches’ Division II poll, in Jefferson City at 7:30 p.m. CST.