JHS alum Lucas Nutt named OVC Freshman of the Week

Cape Girardeau, MO (Southeast) - Southeast Missouri G Lucas Nutt was named the Ohio Valley Conference's Freshman of the Week Monday.

A native of Jonesboro, Ark., Nutt recorded his second career double-double by scoring 16 points and dishing out 10 assists to lead Southeast to a 76-67 win at Jacksonville State Sunday.

Nutt made three field goals and went a perfect 9-of-9 at the free throw line, as the Redhawks hit 22-of-26 free throws in the second half alone. He also pulled down four rebounds and had one steal.

The win snapped a 15-game road losing streak for Southeast.

Murray State G Isaiah Canaan (Player) and Tennessee State F Kenny Moore (Newcomer) rounded out this week's honorees. PARSER CONTENT MARKER END