Minot State University senior E.J. Williams was named the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference Player of Week on Monday.
The 6-foot guard from Raleigh, N.C., scored a career-high 30 points, including 11 in overtime, to help the Beavers (5-0 overall, 1-0 NSIC) defeat the University of Mary 96-87 on Saturday.
Williams knocked down 15 of 17 free-throw attempts and added four assists, three rebounds and three steals. MSU hosts Northern State on Friday at 8 p.m.