PALATINE, Ill. – Just five days after Harper College men's basketball player Admir Suljic (Chicago, Ill. /Lane Tech) was named the NJCAA Div. III National Player of the Week, Suljic was selected as the NJCAA Region IV Div. III Player of the Week.
|Suljic was named Region IV Div. III Player of the Week. (Jim Cummins)|
Suljic, a 6-foot-5 forward averaged 21 PPG and 5 RPG in two games last week. He poured in a game-high 24 points and grabbed eight rebounds in a road win over Oakton Dec. 9. In a loss at Parkland College on Saturday, he scored a game-high 18 points on 8-of-13 shooting.
In 12 games this season, Suljic is averaging a team-best 16.5 PPG to go along with 4.3 RPG and 2.3 SPG. Suljic has drilled 30 3-pointers on just 64 attempts (46.9 percent) for the year.