UALR's Will Neighbour named Sun Belt player of the week

UALR junior Will Neighbour has been named this week's Sun Belt Conference player of the week.

Neighbour averaged 16.5 points and 8.5 rebounds this week as UALR beat Florida Atlantic and North Texas to remain atop the Sun Belt's West Divsion standings. It's the second time Neighbour has won the award and first time this season.

UALR returns to action on Saturday against South Alabama.

Here's the official release from the Sun Belt.