JACKSON, Miss. – Jackson State senior guard Garrison Johnson has been named the Heritage Sports Radio Network’s National Player of the Week. This is his second time he has won the award this season. Last week Johnson led the Tigers to two straight wins, averaging 23.5 points and 9.5 rebounds. His top performance of the week was a double-double (25 points and 11 rebounds) in their 63-51 win over Mississippi Valley State. Johnson finished with 75 votes in the voting this week. This is the final Fan Poll winners for the 2010 basketball season. The Player of the Year Fan Poll nominees will be released next week.
All JSU fans are asked to support Garrison Johnson by going to http://www.hsrn.com and casting a vote for him as the HSRN National Player of the Year.