ELMHURST, Ill. – North Dakota State's Paul Miller earned Summit League Men's Basketball Player of the Week for his performances Dec. 4-10.
PAUL MILLER, NORTH DAKOTA STATE
Sr. // G // Waukesha, Wis.
- Collected his second career Player of the Week honor and first of the season
- Scored 30 points on 75.0 percent shooting from both the field (12-of-16) and beyond the arc (3-of-4) in victory over rival North Dakota
- Added five rebounds, three assists and a pair of steals in the win over UND
- Totaled 16 points and pulled down nine rebounds to go along with four assists against Missouri State
- Shot 62.1 percent (18-of-29) from the field and averaged 7.0 rebounds and 3.5 assists during the week
Also nominated: Daniel Amigo, Denver; John Konchar, Fort Wayne; Zach Jackson, Omaha; Javan White, Oral Roberts; Trey Burch-Manning, South Dakota; Mike Daum, South Dakota State; Kobe Webster, Western Illinois
Previous Recipients: Nov. 13 – Bryson Scott, Fort Wayne; Nov. 20 – Mike Daum, South Dakota State; Nov. 27 – Tyson Ward, North Dakota State; Dec. 4 – Bryson Scott, Fort Wayne
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Through 35 years of Division I athletics, The Summit League features men's basketball teams from eight member institutions: Denver, Fort Wayne, North Dakota State, Omaha, Oral Roberts, South Dakota, South Dakota State and Western Illinois with North Dakota becoming an official member for the 2018-19 season. In 2016-17, The Summit League finished with an all-time best No. 14 Sagarin Rating, achieved its sixth consecutive league top-20 RPI finish. The Summit League sent three teams to the postseason for the sixth straight year, highlighted by the deepest postseason tournament run since 2012. Called "March's Best-Kept Secret" by USA Today, The Summit League Basketball Championships again posted record-setting attendance figures, posting new marks for overall and session attendance. This season's event returns to the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center in Sioux Falls, S.D., March 3-6, 2018. For more information about the league, "See The Summit" by visiting www.thesummitleague.org and following Summit League Basketball on Twitter @summithoops.