Forest, Va. -- Helping the Hornets take down the Tigers of Hampden-Sydney and the Yellow Jackets of Randolph-Macon with 30+ points in each game, the conference office announced senior Zack Burnett has earned ODAC Player of the Week.
The Fairfax, Va. native went 6-10 from the floor including 5-6 from beyond the arc, finishing with 33 points and eight rebounds against Hampden-Sydney. On Senior Day, Burnett registered 33 points off 10-16 shooting and went a perfect 6-6 from the free throw line to help the Hornets claim the 4th-seed in the ODAC Tournament.
The Business Management major finished the season averaging 21.4 points/game including six games with 30+ points.
Lynchburg earned the 4th-seed in the ODAC Tournament and earned a bye into the Quarterfinals and will play the winner of Bridgewater (Va.) and Virginia Welseyan on Thursday, Feb. 23rd at 3:00 p.m. at the Salem Civic Center in Salem, Va.