The 5’11” point guard from Dallas, TX was also named the America Midwest Conference Player of the Week after leading the Spartans to two victories at the Bible Classic in Moberly, MO last week.
Buckner had 12 points, eight rebounds and three assists in the Spartans’ 72-65 victory over Asbury (KY), and followed up with 12 points and three assists in a 58-50 victory over host Central Christian.
For the season, Buckner is averaging 10.6 points, 3.5 rebounds and 3.8 assists while shooting 89 percent from the free throw line, which is currently seventh nationally among National Association of Intercollegiate Athletic schools. Missouri Baptist is currently 6-4. In a classroom a few miles away, instructional coach hawley takes part in a district lesson-writing www.paperovernight.com/ workshop