CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. -- Center Chris Horton, who recorded his first career double-double against Western Kentucky, last Tuesday, has been named the Ohio Valley Conference Freshman of the Week.
That was announced Monday by the conference office.
The 6-8, 205-pound Horton scored 12 points, going 5-of-10 from the floor, and grabbed 10 rebounds against the Hilltoppers. For the two-game week, the Decatur, Ga., native averaged 7.0 ppg and 7.0 rpg. He also blocked four shots-two in each game-along with securing three steals, all against DePaul.
Horton has started all three games for the Govs this season and he is averaging 6.7 ppg and 6.7 rpg.