Northwest Missouri State’s Justin Pitts has been named the MIAA Men’s Basketball Athlete of the Week. The senior from Blue Springs, Mo. led the Bearcats to a pair of MIAA victories, averaging 26.5 points and 5.5 assists. Pitts shot 62.1 percent (18-29) from the field and 6-of-12 (50%) from beyond the arc. He scored 29 points on Sunday against Central Missouri, hitting 11-of-13 attempts from the field (84.6%) with seven assists.