JACKSON, Tenn. - 11/26/2007 - Matt Neaville was named the TranSouth Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Player of the Week for the week ending November 26, 2007. This is Neaville's second straight week to receive this honor.
Neaville, a 6-0 junior guard from Urbana, Ill., helped lead the No. 19 Bulldogs to a split in their two games on the week. In Union’s 98-97 overtime loss to William Carey he produced 35 points, four rebounds, three assists, and a steal while hitting 13-of-23 from the field, and 9-of-18 from three-point range.
In the Bulldogs 87-78 win over NAIA No. 23 McKendree University he delivered 24 points, a rebound, six assists, and had a steal while hitting 8-of-22 from the field and 6-of-14 from three-point range. For the week he averaged 29.5 points, 2.5 rebounds, 4.5 assists while hitting 21-of-50 (42%) from the field, 15-of-32 (42%) from three-point range, and both free throws.
Union is 4-2 on the season and currently ranked No. 19 in the NAIA.
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