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Highlanders Armstead earns conference player of the week

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McLennan freshman guard Xaiver Armstead has been named the North Texas Junior College Athletic Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week for Feb. 18-24. The Midway grad scored a career-high 26 points in the Highlanders’ win over Collin Wednesday and followed up with 27 points in Saturday’s win at Temple to set a new career high. Against Collin, he shot 50 percent from the field, from 3-point range, and from the free throw line. He also shot 6.5 percent from 3-point range and 100 percent from the free throw line against Temple. In the two games, he pulled down 16 rebounds, dished out six assists and grabbed four steals.

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