Jan. 20, 2014
HAMPTON, VA - The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association in conjunction with the CIAA Sports Information Directors Association announced their selections for CIAA Men's Basketball Player, Newcomer, Rookie and Coach of the Week on Monday evening. Fayetteville State's Joshua Dawson was once again recognized for his play.
The freshman point guard from Kinston, NC, was chosen the conference's Rookie of the Week for the second straight week and third time this season. Dawson averaged 11.5 points and 3.0 assists in a pair of Broncos wins, at Bowie State and back in Felton J. Capel Arena against Johnson C. Smith.
In the Johnson C. Smith game, Dawson hit a pair of late free throws to preserve the victory.
Dawson continues to lead the conference in assists per game (5.1) and total assists (86).