Kennesaw State’s Ray Earns ASUN Award

KENNESAW, Ga.Kendrick Ray was named ASUN Player of the Week after averaging 22.0 points per game shooting 58.1 percent from the floor while leading the Owls to two victories.
 
The redshirt senior started the week by playing in front of his family and friends up in Newark, New Jersey by scoring 22 points against NJIT. The Highlanders took a lead with 17 seconds remaining, but Ray sprinted the ball up the floor and hit a game winner with under five seconds left giving Kennesaw State the victory.
 
With the team looking to stay hot at home against Upstate, Ray was one of four players to score in double figures as he once again led all scorers with 22 points. With under a minute to play, Upstate fouled him twice and he went 4-4 from the charity stripe to finish off the game.
 
This is the second time this season that Ray has been named ASUN Player of the Week and sixth weekly award he was won in his two seasons at Kennesaw State.
 
Ray and Kennesaw State will now travel to Stetson for a Thursday night game at 7 p.m. The game will be broadcasted on ESPN3.
 
KSU is currently 5-4 in the ASUN and is sitting in a tie for third with five games remaining in the regular season.

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