Ja'Michael Brown Named C-USA Freshman Of The Week
Freshman Guard Scored 16 points Off The Bench In First Collegiate Game
DENTON – Freshman Ja'Michael Brown was named Conference USA Freshman of the Week after scoring 16 points off the bench in a win against Jarvis Christian last Friday. Awards are chosen by a vote from a media panel representing the 14 member schools.
Brown picks up his first C-USA Freshman of the Week honor joining teammate Jeremy Combs who also was named Freshman of the Week after his first collegiate game last season.
The Raceland, LA native was tied for second on the team in scoring with 16 points off 5-of-10 shooting, including 4-for-8 from the three-point line. Brown filled up the stat sheet grabbing five rebounds, five assists, two steals and a block in 23 minutes to spark the Mean Green to a 30-point win against Jarvis Christian in the season opener on Nov. 13.
Brown and North Texas remain home to face Texas College on Monday, Nov. 16 inside the Super Pit at 7 p.m.