November 19, 2018

Men's Basketball Athletes of the Week (period ending 11/18/18)

 

 
 

Player of the Week

Riley Robinson, UMaine-Farmington

(Jr., F - Dixfield, Maine, 20)

Robinson averaged 21.3 points per game this week with 26 points against Suffolk, 14 against Babson, and 24 against UMaine-Machias. He shot 60.9 percent and hit 5-8 from behind the arc. Robinson notched a total of 22 rebounds, with nine against Machias and eight against Suffolk. He grabbed two steals in each game, totaling six on the week. Robinson also tallied seven assists with an average 1.2 assist-to-turnover ratio and led the Beavers to a 2-1 start on the season.

 

 
   

Rookie of the Week 

DeMerrill Levy, Maine Maritime

(Fr., G - Houston, Texas, 01)

Levy was instrumental in the Mariners' 2-1 week, shooting 41.5 percent from the floor and totaling 42 points (14 ppg), 15 rebounds (5.0 rpg), seven assists, two steals a block over the three games. In the Mariners' loss to Pine Manor, the freshman tallied 12 points, five rebounds, an assist, a steal and a block. In team's 75-73 win over Eastern Nazarene, Levy netted 20 points, four rebounds, and four assists. The guard helped lead the Mariners to their first victory over Bates College since 1999, tallying 10 points, six rebounds, two assists, and a steal.