Wingate University sophomore forward Quan Alexander, a former Charlotte Myers Park High standout, has been named the South Atlantic Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week.
Alexander had 17 points and seven rebounds to lead the Bulldogs to an 81-65 victory at Belmont-Abbey on Dec. 30. Alexander, a 2009-10 All-SAC Freshman selection, made eight of 13 shots from the floor while adding an assist and a steal.
Alexander is second on the team charts with 12.2 points and 4.9 rebounds per game on the season. The Bulldogs are the only team in the SAC with four players ranked in the top 25 in the league in scoring. Alexander is 17th, one spot below frontcourt classmate Odell Turner, who also starred at Myers Park.