Johnathan Jordan Named GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week

CORPUS CHRISTI – Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men's basketball player Johnathan Jordan has been named the GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by Pepsi. Jordan earned the award following his performance last week.

In the Islanders first two conference games last week, Jordan had a career-high nine assists to just one turnover against McNeese State and averaged 12 points, six assists and four rebounds on the week.

The freshman point guard leads the Southland with 4.1 assists per game and is sixth in the league with 1.6 steals per contest.

Jordan and the men's basketball team will continue conference action on Wednesday, Jan. 11 at UTSA. Tip-off is slated for 7 p.m.

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2011-12 GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the week, presented by Pepsi Weekly Winners:

9-7-11: Jessica Korda, Volleyball

9-13-11: Brooke Alverson, Volleyball

9-20-11: Patrick Kimeli, Cross Country

9-27-11: Aurelien Tave, Men's Tennis

10-4-11: Isabella Arcidiacono, Volleyball

10-11-11: Nikki Dunn, Women's Golf

10-18-11: Ryann White, Women's Golf; Micah Nolan, Volleyball

10-25-11: Logen Bourque, Volleyball

11-1-11: Logen Bourque, Volleyball

11-8-11: Patrick Kimeli, Cross Country

11-15-11: Patrick Kimeli, Cross Country

11-23-11: Myeisha Myles, Women's Basketball

11-29-11: Myron Dempsey, Men's Basketball

12-6-11: Alisa Roberts, Women's Basketball

12-20-11: Chris Hawkins-Mast, Men's Basketball

1-2-12: Myeisha Myles, Women's Basketball

1-9-12: Johnathan Jordan, Men's Basketball