Borden Kennedy, Franklin, Men's Basketball

Borden Kennedy, Franklin, Men's Basketball

Franklin junior guard Borden Kennedy (Attica, Ind. / Seeger) has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week.

Kennedy shot 68.4 percent from the field and averaged 20.5 points and 6.5 assists per game as Franklin went 2-0 in the final week of the regular season. The junior set a new career-high with 25 points Wednesday against Transylvania, going 5-for-8 from the floor and 15-for-16 at the free throw line while matching a season best seven assists in the win. Kennedy also added 16 points and dished out six assists in Saturday's regular season finale against Bluffton.

The Franklin Grizzlies (11-14, 9-9 HCAC) will play Rose-Hulman in the opening round of the HCAC Men’s Basketball Tournament on Friday, February 22 at Hanover College.

HCAC Men's Basketball
Players-of-the-Week
Week 1 Danny Goggans, Franklin College
Week 2  Zach Harp, Hanover College
Week 3  Jake Cropper, Mount St. Joseph University
Week 4  Cam Fails, Hanover College
Week 5  Andrew Renner, Bluffton University
Week 6 Isaac Hibbard, Hanover College
Week 7  Cam Fails, Hanover College
Week 8  Stanley Duncan, Anderson University
Week 9  Andrew Renner, Bluffton University
Week 10 Cam Fails, Hanover College
Week 11 Cam Fails, Hanover College
Week 12 Adrian Johnson, Manchester University
Week 13 Charlie Aimone, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Week 14 Borden Kennedy, Franklin College