Junior Josh Cammon of the Oglethorpe University men's basketball team has been named the OU Male Athlete of the Week. A Business Administration major, Cammon is from Covington, GA and a graduate of Tucker High School.
Cammon was outstanding in a pair of wins for the Stormy Petrels, earning SAA Men's Basketball Player of the Week honors for his efforts. He averaged 21 points, 13 rebounds, four steals and two blocks per contest in victories over Millsaps College and Birmingham-Southern College at Dorough Field House, all while shooting 53.3 percent from the field. He scored 32 points on 14-of-26 from the floor and grabbed 18 rebounds in Friday's 114-107 triple-overtime victory over the Majors, then 10 points on 5-of-6 from the free-throw line and eight boards two days later against Birmingham-Southern. He made five steals on Friday against Millsaps, then went for three steals and three blocks on Sunday against the Panthers.
The Petrel forward finds himself second in the SAA with four double-doubles and 129 rebounds. He's also fourth in the league with 1.9 steals per game and 34 total steals.To view these students click here: https://oglethorpe.meritpages.com/achievements/Josh-Cammon-earns-OU-Male-Athlete-of-the-Week/117176