DeAndre Liggins Earns Performer of the Week Award
If you want to witness the excellence of DeAndre Liggins of the Sioux Falls Skyforce, watch the accompanying videos. Otherwise, the 6-6 guard from Kentucky and the 7th pick in the 2013 NBADL draft scored on average 23 points grabbed almost 10 rebounds a game plus led the team in assists with a total of 19 to be named NBA Development League Performer of the Week.
Sioux Falls defeated the Iowa Energy on Christmas Day, then the Los Angeles D-Fenders Friday to extend their win streak to seven games. Los Angeles topped Sioux Falls to finish the week of games between December 23-29. Center Justin Hamilton was also considered for the award, the first by a Skyforce player this season.
Upcoming games for the Skyforce include another round with Iowa on Thursday then a pair of games at the NBADL Showcase in Reno, NV. Sioux Falls will face the Bakersfield Jam on Sunday, January 5 and the D-Fenders on Monday, January 6.