If there’s one thing about college basketball fans, it’s that they will go to great lengths to ensure that players on their favourite teams get the respect they deserve.
That has been seen week in and week out with our Fan-Voted Player of the Week awards this season. Each week, fans come out to support their players, and show their appreciation for the hard work the players put into their craft each time they step onto the court.
This week was no different, as fans of the Sacramento State Hornets came out in full force to support one of their talented big men.
The Hornets have the luxury of rolling out three talented forwards on a nightly basis. With Justin Strings, Eric Stuteville, and Nick Hornsby patrolling the front court, the Hornets can create all kinds of problems for opposing teams in the Big Sky.
Over the past seven days, Hornsby was a handful for his opponents. Sacramento State took home two big road wins this past week, and the 6’7” Hornsby was a big reason why. He recorded a pair of double-doubles, while shooting above 50% in both games to lead the way for the Hornets.
For his efforts this past week, the fans came out to show their support for the Irvine, CA native. Nick Hornsby was selected as the College Court Report Fan-Voted Player of the Week for the week of January 9 – 15, 2017, receiving a whopping 93% of the fan vote!
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