Hope College’s Jason Beckman has been selected the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association Men’s Basketball Player of the Week for games played November 13-18.
The junior guard from Shelby, Michigan (Shelby HS) is recognized after averaging 22.0
points per game during the inaugural Great Lakes Invitational last weekend in Marietta,
Beckman led Hope to a 1-1 record at the tournament. He scored a game-high 26 points on Friday during a 102-71 loss to Marietta.
Beckman shot 57.1 from the field (8-of-14) and 3-point range (4-7), while also making all six of his free-throw attempts.
Beckman totaled 16 points, a team-high four assists and three rebounds during a 97-86 win against St. John Fisher on Saturday. He shot 50 percent from the field (5-10) and 6-of-6 from the foul line.
This is the first time Beckman has claimed MIAA Player of the Week honors as a member of the Flying Dutchmen.