After a career-best performance in the season opener, USD's Mitch Begeman has been named NCC Co-Player of the Week in the month of November.
This is the first time in his career that Begeman has earned weekly honors from the NCC.
Begeman (Junior, Sioux Falls) posted career-highs in nearly every statistical category in USD's 96-61 season opening win over Dana College (NE). He recorded his first double-double of his career with 21 points and 14 rebounds in 26 minutes off the bench. He was 8-of-14 in shooting from the field, including 5-of-9 from the three-point line. Begeman also added five assists and four steals. His final total in points, rebounds, assists, steals, field goals made and three-point field goals made were all career-highs.