StatSheet's NEC Player of the Week for February 11th goes to Robert Morris's Lucky Jones. E.J. Reed from Long Island has won StatSheet NEC Freshman of the Week. Also, Robert Morris's Karvel Anderson is the StatSheet NEC 6th Man of the Week.
Jones topped the NEC in free throws (12.0 per game). He also had great stats in rebounding (3.5 per game), shooting (80%), and scoring (20.5 pts per game). The Robert Morris sophomore played well in wins versus St. Francis (PA) and Wagner.
Jones led all scoring for the Colonials with 20 points on 100% shooting in a 60-48 win over St. Francis (PA). He followed that up with a team-leading 21 points and 5 rebounds in a narrow 83-79 win over Wagner.
This is the first StatSheet NEC Player of the Week award for Lucky Jones. However, he has been a runner-up once. The runner-up this week is Jamal Olasewere, a senior from Long Island. Honorable mention goes to junior Karvel Anderson from Robert Morris.
StatSheet NEC Freshman of the Week: Long Island's E.J. Reed
E.J. Reed averaged 20 minutes starting both games for Long Island. In an 81-75 win over Central Connecticut State, Reed rang up 10 points on 57% shooting. In an 83-75 win over St. Francis (NY), he totaled 7 points and 5 rebounds.
E.J. Reed has won the StatSheet NEC Freshman of the Week an astounding 4 times. The runner-up is Anthony White from St. Francis (NY). Greg Brown from St. Francis (PA) takes honorable mention.
StatSheet NEC 6th Man of the Week: Robert Morris's Karvel Anderson
Karvel Anderson, a 6-2 Junior guard, averaged 31 minutes over the two games for the Colonials. In the win against St. Francis (PA), Anderson got 17 points and 5 rebounds. During the win over Wagner, he racked up 8 points and 4 rebounds.
This is the first StatSheet NEC 6th Man of the Week award for Karvel Anderson. Mario Moody, a sophomore forward from Wagner, is runner up. Kelvin Parker, a sophomore forward from Mount St. Mary's, earns honorable mention. Central Connecticut State has one StatSheet NEC Player of the Week win this season.
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- Scoring: Shane Gibson, Sacred Heart: 27 PPG
- Rebounding: Matt Hunter, Central Connecticut State: 11 RPG
- Assists: Frankie Dobbs, Bryant: 13 APG
- Blocked Shots: Ousmane Drame, Quinnipiac: 5 BPG
- Free Throws: Lucky Jones, Robert Morris: 12 PPG
- Three Pointers: Dyami Starks, Bryant: 5 TPG
- Steals: Kenneth Ortiz, Wagner: 3.5 SPG