(Scranton, PA) – The NJCAA named Talek Williams the DII Men's Basketball Player of the Week. (Jan 7 – Jan 13)
Williams is a resident of Allentown PA, and a Sophomore at Lackawanna College. Talek scored 75 points, 20 total rebounds, 6 assists, and 3 steals over two games during the week of January 7th. His highest scoring game came against ASA College where Talek put up 51 points, the Falcons lost that game 102-94. Williams also scored 24 points in Lackawanna's 82-78 win over Essex County College.
"Talek has been stepping up for us all year when we need him most. He has embraced every challenge this season. Its impressive to watch him become a leader on and off the court. This past week performance has been incredible to watch. He still has a lot to prove and we are all looking forward to the second half of the season." – Head Coach Brian Coyle
The Falcons next game is January 17th at 7pm. They will be taking on Manor College inside the Student Union. For all your news and updates please visit us on Facebook Lackawanna Falcons Athletics, Instagram @FalconsSports, and Twitter @falconssports