Dakota Wesleyan University’s Nick Harden is the Great Plains Athletic Conference men’s basketball player of the week.

The senior guard from Chicago averaged 23.5 points, 4 assists and 3.5 rebounds per game last week. He hit a game-winning 3-pointer in the final seconds in an 82-81 win over Midland University. He finished with 27 points and five assists against the Warriors.

Harden currently leads the GPAC with 2.4 steals per game and ranks third in the conference with 17.6 points per contest.

The Tigers (17-7, 13-6) hosts Jamestown University at 4 p.m. Saturday at the Corn Palace.

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