2019-20 NAIA Division I Basketball Player of the Week (February 11, 2020)

Men's Basketball - University of Providence

Kansas City, Mo. – Zaccheus Darko-kelly of Providence (Mont.) has been named the NAIA National Men's Basketball Division I Player of the Week, the national office announced Tuesday. Darko-kelly was nominated for his performances during the week of February 3 – 9 and was selected out of a pool of conference award winners.


Player of the Week

Zaccheus Darko-kelly, Providence (Mont.)

Jr., Forward, Great Falls, Mont.

  • Recorded a triple-double against Montana Western with 21 points, 11 rebounds and 11 assists.
  • Came two assists shy of another triple-double against Rocky Mountain (Mont.) earlier in the week with 31 points, 12 rebounds and eight assists.
  • Weekly Stats:
    • 52 points, 23 rebounds and 19 assists in two games
    • Shot 57.9% from the floor

Makenzie Fessler, William Woods (Mo.); Phillip Timothy Thompson, Jarvis Christian (Texas); Tim Soares, The Master's (Calif.); Dawan Bass, Edward Waters (Fla.); Nykolas Mason, SAGU (Texas); Tevin Olison, Cumberlands (Ky.) ; Dexter Hood, William Penn (Iowa); Kevon Tucker, Dalton State (Ga.)


2019-20 Division I Men’s Basketball Composite Award Winners

Week 1 (December 03): Nico Clareth, Georgetown (Ky.)

Week 2 (December 10): Brock Gardner, The Master's (Calif.)

Week 3 (January 07): Taylor England, Montana Tech

Week 4 (January 14): Nykolas Mason, SAGU (Texas)

Week 5 (January 21): Densier Carnes, John Brown (Ark.)

Week 6 (January 28): Tevin Olison, Cumberlands (Ky.)

Week 7 (February 04): Malik Amos, Dillard (La.)

Week 8 (February 11): Zaccheus Darko-kelly, Providence (Mont.)



Don’t miss a minute of any NAIA Championship this season. Buy your All-Championship Pass today.