Brandt Cochran is a sophomore guard from Lawrenceville, Ill. Cochran, who was averaging 7.5 points per game in his first four games of the season, opened up last week with a 5-11 night against NAIA DI rival Evangel University, posting a career-high 13 points and snagging a team-leading 7 rebounds. In Saturday's competition against DI Lyon College, Cochran set a new career high with 24 points, as he went 6-9 from the 3-point line, 9-14 overall. On the week, Cochran helped his team pick up two victories, as he shot 56.3% from beyond the arc and 56% from the field. In addition, Cochran added 9 rebounds, 4 assists, and 4 steals for the two games.
On Monday, Cochran was named as the A.I.I. Men's Basketball Player of the Week.