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Courtesy: TSU Sports Information

MBB: Bruce named SWAC Player of the Week

Release: 01/02/2018

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) has recognized Texas Southern’s Derrick Bruce as the SWAC Men’s Basketball Player of the Week for his outstanding performance during week eight of the regular season. 

Derrick Bruce

Texas Southern

Jr. │6-2│ G │Moreno Valley, Calif.

Bruce had a career night this past Monday as he led the Tigers to its first win of the season in front of a national TV audience scoring 28 points on 9-of-15 shooting from the floor. Bruce also went 8-of-12 from beyond the arc to go along with four rebounds, three assists and one steal as the Tigers defeated Southern 78-66 at home.