Coppin State redshirt senior guard Sam Sessoms was named the HBCU All-Stars NCAA Division I MEAC Player of the Week for the week of Feb. 26-March 4.
Sessoms averaged 35 minutes, 9.0 points, 6.5 rebounds and 8.5 assists per game and shot 50% (7-for-14) from the field for the week.
A native of Philadelphia, Sessoms was named to the All-MEAC first team after leading the conference in scoring with 20.7 points per game.
Sessoms is on the Fred "Curly" Neal Point Guard Click here for tickets) and broadcast on CBS.for the 2023 HBCU All-Star Game to be held April 2 in Houston (
HBCU All-Stars Players and Teams of the Week
HBCU All-Stars LLC has announced its 2022-23 HBCU All-Stars "Player of the Week and Team of the Week" honors featuring the nation's top HBCU student-athletes from the MEAC, SWAC, CIAA, SIAC, Tennessee State, North Carolina A&T, and Hampton Universities.
HBCU All-Stars NCAA Division I MEAC Co-Teams of the Week
North Carolina Central University -- Went 2-0 for the week with a home win against Norfolk State University (76-75) in overtime and a road win over South Carolina State University (71- 64) for a seven-game winning streak.
Howard University -- Went 2-0 for the week with wins at South Carolina State University (82-78) and at home against Norfolk State University (87-67) and solidified first place and MEAC regular season championship
HBCU All-Stars NCAA Division I SWAC Player of the Week
Cameron Christon, Grambling State University (Purvis Short Small Forwards) -- Averaged 32 mpg, 13.6 points, 6 rebounds, and shot 40% FG% (13-32), and 76% FT% (10-13) for the week.
HBCU All-Stars NCAA Division I SWAC Team of the Week
Grambling State University -- Went 3-0 for the week with a road win over Bethune-Cookman University (66-54) and two home wins over Alabama A&M University (60-48) and Alabama State University (69-49) for a nine-game winning streak and a share of first place and SWAC regular season championship.
HBCU All-Stars NCAA Division II SIAC Player of the Week
Kerry Richardson, Morehouse College (Purvis Short Small Forward) -- Averaged 38 mpg, 23 points, 12 rebounds, and shot 48% FG% (12-25), 91 FT% (22-25) for the week.
HBCU All-Stars NCAA Division II SIAC Team of the Week
Miles College -- Won the 2022 – 2023 SIAC Conference Tournament Championship held at Savannah State University with three consecutive wins over Edward Waters University (71-52), Morehouse College (72-67) in overtime, and Benedict College (60-40).