Men's Basketball Athletes of the Week (period ending 12/30/18)
Player of the Week
Adam Richardson, Maine Maritime
Richardson tallied a game-high 22 points and 13 rebounds for a double-double, the sixth of his career, in the Mariners' 114-101 loss to the University of New England on Sunday. The senior center also added two assists, a steal and a block to earn his second Player of the Week honor this season. Approaching the halfway point in the season, Richardson leads the NAC in field goal percentage (67%) and is in the top five in points and rebounds per game.
Rookie of the Week
Kimani Anderson, Maine Maritime
Anderson tallied a career-high 20 points, shooting 8-of-9 (89%) from the floor, while pulling down four rebounds, and dishing out three assists in the Mariners' loss to the UNE. The freshman is averaging six rebounds per game, good for 11th best in the NAC so far this season.