Sever Named SCAC Player of the Week

Sever Named SCAC Player of the Week

February 14, 2011

89365February 14, 2011, Greencastle, Ind. — DePauw senior Ryan Sever has been selected the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Player of the Week for his performances in DePauw's weekend wins over Oglethorpe and Sewanee. The honor was the first for a DePauw men's player this season.

Sever averaged 19.5 points and 8.0 rebounds per game as the Tigers topped Oglethorpe, 74-70 on Friday and defeated Sewanee, 84-70 on Sunday.

He scored a career-high 26 points and tied a career-high with 11 rebounds in Sewanee game as he hit 10-of-12 from the floor and made his first nine shots. Sever scored 13 points and tallied five rebounds against Oglethorpe. 

In the two games, Sever shot a sizzling 78.9 percent (15-of-19) from the floor.

DePauw returns to action on Friday, February 18, when it travels to Birmingham-Southern for an 8 p.m. CST game.

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