Dennis Named Food Lion CIAA Player of the Week

CHARLOTTE, NC (November 22, 2022) – After leading the Panthers to a 3-0 performance last week, Claflin junior guard Bryson Dennis was named the Coca-Cola Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Player of the Week. Dennis brought home the honor after a great effort for the Panthers.

Dennis put in three great performances for the Panthers in their first week of the season. For the week, he totaled 40 points with 11 assists, and eight total rebounds. He opened the week with 19 points with four assists while he added nine points with four more assists and two blocks in a 108-58 homecoming win over Morris. He took his act on the road when he added 12 points with three assists.

The honor is the first for Dennis. The Panthers will return to action, Tuesday evening when the team heads to Augusta, Georgia to take on Paine College. For more information on Panthers basketball, contact the Claflin University Office of Athletics Media Relations at (803) 535-5548 or log on to