STEPHENS-BELL NAMED MEN’S BASKETBALL CIAA PLAYER OF THE WEEK

STEPHENS-BELL NAMED MEN’S BASKETBALL CIAA PLAYER OF THE WEEK

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association Conference (CIAA) announced the winners of the leagues weekly women's basketball honors following week 6 of the 2017-18 women's basketball season. Shaw University senior DeAngelo Stephens-Bell (Jacksonville, FL) CIAA Player of the Week Tuesday.

Stephens-Bell continues to lead the Bears (7-4, 2-0 CIAA) offensively; he produced 20 points in the win over Chowan followed by a 24-point performance (game-high) in the Bears victory over Elizabeth City State last week. Stephens-Bell hauled in a total of 10 rebounds and 12 assists in both games combined. In addition, he registered seven steals, including five against the Hawks.

Shaw will return to action Saturday, Dec. 30 versus Barton College at 4 p.m. in Spaulding Gymnasium.

For the most up-to-date information on Shaw University men's basketball and its 13 varsity sport teams, please visit www.shawbears.com.