Jordan McGowen has been named Heartland Conference Player of the Week for the first week of the 2011-2012 season. McGowen averaged 17.5 points in the Patriots’ two games last week as they split a pair of contests in Bartlesville, Oklahoma.
McGowen also averaged 7 rebounds per game and shot 87% from the free throw line, including a 10 for 10 effort against Southern Arkansas. DBU hung on to win the game against SAU, 82-78.
DBU will be back in action on the road Wednesday, November 16, as they return to Oklahoma to battle East Central at 7:00 pm in Ada. The Patriots will open the home portion of their schedule on Saturday as they celebrate Homecoming against LeTourneau on Saturday, November 19.