NECC Men's Basketball Athletes of the Week #3

NECC Men's Basketball Athletes of the Week #3

Player of the Week


Kareem Davis (Jr., G), Becker College

Junior Kareem Davis (Lowell, Mass.) had another strong week, playing all 80 minutes in a 1-1 week. Davis averaged 27 points per game, with 5.0 rebounds, 3.0 assists and 2.5 steals. He shot 47.1 percent from the floor, 47.6 percent from behind the arc, and 92.3 percent from the free throw line. In a non-conference loss to Springfield, Davis scored 26 points, while adding eight rebounds, two steals and one assist. Becker bounced back with a win over Clark, in which Davis had a 28 point, five assist performance. He also added three steals, two rebounds and a block.


Rookie of the Week


Miguel Rivera (Fr., G), Newbury College

Freshman Miguel Rivera (Waterbury, Conn.) helped the Nighthawks claim their first victory of the year, with an 86-70 victory over Rivier University. Rivera dropped 20 points, while adding five assists in the win. Then, in a non-conference match-up with Tufts, Rivera scored 12 points with seven assists, and pulled down four boards. On the week, Rivera averaged 16 points, 2.0 rebounds, and 6.0 assists.