By: Riley Guise, Sports Information Student
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Sophomore forward Kohl Roberts (Atlanta) of the Georgia College Men's Basketball team (9-10, 5-8 PBC) has been named Bobcat Athlete of the Week for the week ending Jan. 28.
Roberts made his presence known in three games this week, averaging 16.3 points and 10.7 rebounds per game. At Columbus State University, he poured in 22 points with nine boards, then he went for a massive 13-point, 15-rebound double-double in the win over Young Harris College. Capping the week, he put up 14 points and eight rebounds against Francis Marion University, limited to 18 minutes by foul trouble.
The Bobcats are back in action Wednesday, Jan 31 at 7:30 p.m., at home against Georgia Southwestern State University.
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