NECC Men's Basketball Athletes of the Week #11

NECC Men's Basketball Athletes of the Week #11

Player of the Week

 

Jordan Booker (Jr., G), Dean College  

Junior Jordan Booker (Waterbury, Conn.) continued his outstanding play by leading the Bulldogs to a pair of wins last week. He averaged 30 points, 5.5 assists and 5.0 rebounds in the two contests, while playing 79 out of a possible 80 minutes. Booker shot 56.1 percent from the field, including 55.6 percent from beyond the arc. In an 86-69 win over Lasell, he scored 23 points, had five rebounds and doled out six assists. Then, in a 102-95 victory over Newbury, Booker totaled a career-high tying 37 points, while adding four rebounds, five assists and a key blocked shot in the final seconds

 

Rookie of the Week

 

Jamal Allen (Fr., G), New England College

Freshman Jamal Allen (Dorchester, Mass.) averaged 10.5 points points and 2.0 rebounds for the Pilgrims, as they went 2-0 in NECC action last week. Allen was vital coming off the bench for the Pilgrims, and has recorded double-digit points in 10 of their last 13 games.