WWU Vikings

Jeffrey Parker named GNAC co-Player of the Week

Western Washington University forward Jeffrey Parker has been named the Great Northwest Athletic Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week for Nov. 9-15.

Parker, a 6-foot-6 sophomore from Richmond, Calif., scored 43 points and grabbed 18 rebounds to earn tourney MVP honors in leading the Vikings to two victories at the 13th WWU Chuck Randall Classic.

Parker made 7-of-17 3-pointers and shot 51.7 percent overall, hitting 15-of-29. He had 21 points and seven rebounds in a 78-52 win over Notre Dame de Namur and 22 points and 11 rebounds in an 84-73 victory over Hawaii Hilo.

Parker shared the weekly honor with Central Washington’s Joseph Stroud.