Lynchburg, Va. -- Lynchburg College men’s basketball point guard Devante’ Young is this week’s Hornet of the Week, earning the accolade for his efforts in helping LC to the FNCB Bank Monarch Classic over the weekend in Wilkes-Barre, Pa.
The junior from Charlotte, N.C. piled up 18 assists in two Hornets wins while committing just a pair of turnovers. He scored five points in Friday’s 73-65 win over Susquehanna and added five more in a 131-64 shellacking of host King’s College in the Saturday championship game. Young also had four steals in each contest.
Young has started every contest for Lynchburg this season and leads the team in assists (42) and steals (15).