CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association Conference (CIAA) announced the winners of the leagues weekly men's basketball honors following week 8 of the 2017-18 men's basketball season. Senior Savon Goodman (Philadelphia, PA) of the Shaw University men's basketball team was chosen as CIAA Newcomer of Week announced Tuesday, Jan. 9.
Goodman tallied a total of 46 points and 27 rebounds during week 8 for the Shaw University men's basketball team. Goodman scored 22 points and 14 rebounds in the 2OT loss at Virginia Union and registered 24 points and 13 boards in the win at Bowie State to help the Bears to a 9-5 overall record and 3-1 mark in the league. He ranks third in the conference for points (18.3 ppg) and rebounds (8.3 rbg).
Shaw (9-6, 3-2 CIAA) will return to action Saturday, Jan. 13 at Livingstone College to begin division action with the Blue Bears. Tip-off is scheduled for 4 p.m.
For a complete list of the CIAA weekly honors for week 8, click here.
For the most up-to-date information on Shaw University men's basketball and its 13 varsity sport teams, please visit www.shawbears.com.