The Ohio Community College Athletic Association (OCCAC) has named Edison State Community College sophomore Dakota Prichard (Spencerville HS) the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division II Men's Basketball Player of the Week for December 31-January 6.
Prichard lifted the Chargers to a 98-89 win over Miami University – Hamilton by putting forth a 24-point, 14-rebound effort in just 27 minutes played. He added two blocks, an assist and steal to his double-double while dropping in 9-of-11 field goal attempts and 5-of-7 foul shots.
Prichard is now averaging 9.4 points, 4.9 rebounds, 2.9 assists, and 1.4 steals per game in his second season at Edison State (11-3, 0-2 OCCAC).
Prichard and the Chargers will return to conference action at home versus Hocking College on Wednesday, January 9 at 7:30 p.m.