Rambo picked for NCCAA honor
Senior earns second national Player of the Week award
WAXAHACHIE, Texas -- Dominique Rambo collected his second National Player of the Week award this season, this one from the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA).
The honor was for his performance last week when the Lions went 3-0 with victories over Southwestern Christian University (W 79-66), Texas Wesleyan University (W 86-80) and the University of Science & Arts of Oklahoma (W 80-71).
Rambo, who is from Dallas, played his prep career at Trinity Christian School in nearby Cedar Hill, Texas.
According to the NCCAA’s Media and Communications Coordinator, Allie Johns, Rambo averaged 20.3 during the three outings. He added 5.0 rebounds, 4.0 steals and 7.0 assists in those games.
The announcement added: Rambo’s consistent and strong play in all areas on the court showed in this week’s wins, which improved the team record (at the time) to 12-1.
The NCCAA has over 100 members from the NAIA and both the NCAA’s Division 2 and D3.
More information on the organization, in which SAGU enjoys dual membership, can be accessed at: www.thenccaa.org
The week before he won the same honor for the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA).
He was chosen from a field of nominees that included:
Kyle Ooms, University of Northwestern (Minn, NCAA D3)
Kendre Talley, Oklahoma Christian University (NCAA D2)
David Woodard, Trevecca Nazarene University (Tenn, NCAA D2)
Cameron Solomon, Southern Wesleyan University (SC, NAIA)
Dwayne Johnson, Southeastern University (Fla, NAIA)
Greg Hamilton, Spring Arbor University (Mich, NAIA)
Quan Conner, Southern Nazarene University (Ok, NCAA D2)
Eric Gaines, Campbellsville University (Oh, NCAA D2)
Corieon Pearson, Union University (Tenn, NAIA)
Aaron Miller, Central Christian College (Ks, NAIA)
Semar Farris, Mid-America Christian University (Ok, NAIA)
Dominique Rambo, SAGU (Tex, NAIA)
Kearsten Marion, Bluefield College (Va, NAIA)
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