Lattner Named NCAC Player of the Week

Lattner Named NCAC Player of the Week

DePauw junior Luke Lattner (Hinsdale, Ill.) was named the North Coast Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Player of the Week following his performance for the week of Dec. 28 – Jan. 3.

Lattner guided the Tigers to a perfect 3-0 record for the week. They won their seventh straight Tampa Bay Shootout with wins over Coast Guard, 82-71, and Buena Vista, 81-79, and ended the week with a conference win against Allegheny 67-64.

Lattner averaged 23.5 points in the Tampa Bay Shootout, scoring 25 against Coast Guard and 22 against Buena Vista. He was named the Tournament MVP.

Lattner then added 11 points and four assists in the win over Allegheny.

For the week, Lattner totaled 58 points (19.3 ppg), 11 rebounds (3.6 rpg) and 10 assists (3.3 apg). He shot 53 percent (20-of-38) and was 9-of-16 from beyond the arc (56 percent). He also shot 64 percent (9-of-14) from the free throw line.

Lattner is the team's leading scorer at 18.5 ppg.