NECC Men's Basketball Athletes of the Week- January 27

NECC Men's Basketball Athletes of the Week- January 27

Player of the Week

 

Josh Rice (Sr., G), Eastern Nazarene College

Senior Josh Rice (Hanson, Mass.) averaged 21.0 points, 3.5 rebounds, and 2.5 assists per game to lead Eastern Nazarene to a pair of wins. Rice poured in 19 points and grabbed four boards as the Lions notched a crucial 92-72 victory over New England College. Rice splashed seven three-pointers to finish with 23 points while adding three boards and four assists in a 95-66 victory over Gordon. Rice shot 70% from the floor and connected on 11-of-15 from the perimeter on the week.

 

Rookie of the Week

 

Terrance Edwards (Fr., F), Becker College

Freshman Terrance Edwards (New Haven, Conn.) averaged 5.5 points off the bench this week, shooting 62.5 percent from the floor and sparking the Hawks to a 1-1 record.