Men's Basketball Athletes of the Week (period ending 1/20/19)
Player of the Week
Adam Richardson, Maine Maritime
Richardson led the Mariners in a 1-1 week, averaging 22.5 points, six rebounds, and four assists per game while shooting 72.7 percent from the floor. The senior tallied 20 points, going a perfect 7-of-7 from the line, seven rebounds, three assists and a steal in the Mariners' loss to NESCAC's Colby on Tuesday and followed that up with a season-high 25 points (83.3 percent shooting), five rebounds, and five assists in the team's 68-66 victory over UMaine-Presque Isle on Saturday.
Rookie of the Week
Griffin Guerrette, Maine-Presque Isle
Freshman guard Griffin Guerrette had two outstanding games for the Owls in North Atlantic Conference contests this week, shooting 56 percent from the floor, including 7-for-15 three-pointers and draining 5-of-5 free throws. On Wednesday, Guerrette scored 25 points on 8-for-11 shooting (72.7%), while also tallying two rebounds and two assists in a big overtime win at Thomas College. He followed that up on Saturday with 15 points, five rebounds, and an assist in a two-point loss at Maine Maritime Academy.