NECC Men's Basketball Athletes of the Week #4

NECC Men's Basketball Athletes of the Week #4

Player of the Week

 

Kareem Davis (Sr., G), Becker College  

Senior Kareem Davis (Lowell, Mass.) averaged 24.3 points per game over a three-game span this week, with 5.3 assists, 2.7 rebounds and 2.0 steals. The highlight of his season thus far came in a win over the previously ranked Springfield College, when Davis scored a career-high 34 points in the upset. He continued his strong week with 22 points against Clark and 17 points against Bridgewater State.

 

Rookie of the Week

 

Tyler Barney (So., G), Elms College

Sophomore Tyler Barney (Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.) averaged 13.7 points, 2.3 assists and 1.7 steals in a three game week for the Blazers. He started the week with 14 points on 71.4 percent shooting against Western Connecticut State. In his top scoring game of the week, Barney poured in 25 points on 9-of-13 shooting against Westfield State. For the week, the rookie shot 60 percent (15-of-25) from the field, and 55.6 percent (10-of-18) from 3-point range, with 3.3 made 3-pointers per game.