Montana Western junior forward Marcus Payne was picked as the Player of the Week for men’s basketball, the Frontier Conference announced on Monday.
Payne, who is from Livingston and stands 6-foot-7, averaged 15 points, eight rebounds, 1.5 assists and one steal as the Bulldogs went 1-1 last week.
He shot 77 percent (10 for 13) from the field and 71 percent (10 of 14) on his free throws.
Montana Western dropped a 100-84 decision to Eastern Oregon before rebounding to be No. 7 College of Idaho, 70-69.
Western will return to the court on Saturday when it travels to Rocky Mountain College for a 7:30 p.m. contest.