ATLANTA (Nov. 12, 2018) – The Southern Athletic Association (SAA) has announced that Hunter Buescher of Sewanee has been named the SAA Men's Basketball Player of the Week.
Buescher and Sewanee opened the 2018-19 season on Friday night with a victory against Huntingdon. The senior finished the contest with 25 points on 8-of-17 shooting. He went 6-of-10 from the charity stripe, and he drained three triples.
Along with his stats, Buescher was the difference in the final seconds. Down by one, Buescher made a corner three as time expired which lifted the Tigers past the Hawks, 65-63.