StatSheet's America East Player of the Week for January 14th goes to Albany's Sam Rowley. Jameel Warney has been recognized as StatSheet America East Freshman of the Week. And last but certainly not least, Marcus Rouse has received StatSheet's America East 6th Man of the Week.
Rowley was tops in the America East in rebounding (13.0 per game). He also had respectable numbers with 15.5 points per game and 70% shooting. The Albany sophomore played well for the Great Danes in wins against Binghamton and Maine.
Rowley topped all scoring and rebounding for the Great Danes with 21 points and 13 rebounds in a 71-59 win over Binghamton. He followed that up with 10 points and 13 rebounds in a 76-63 win against Maine.
This is the first StatSheet America East Player of the Week award for Sam Rowley. The runner-up this week is Vermont junior Clancy Rugg. Honorable mention goes to Dom Morris, a junior from Boston University. The highest ranking player from Stony Brook was Tommy Brenton who finished fourth.
StatSheet America East Freshman of the Week: Stony Brook's Jameel Warney
Jameel Warney was on the floor an average of 29 minutes as a starter for Stony Brook. His averages in rebounding (7.0 per game), blocked shots (2.5 per game), and free throws (4.0 per game) led all America East freshmen. In a 62-37 waxing of Binghamton, Warney topped the Seawolves in scoring and rebounding with 13 and 8 respectively. Following that in a 73-59 win against Hartford, he led scoring with 17 points and added 2 blocked shots.
Amazingly, Jameel Warney has won the StatSheet America East Freshman of the Week 3 times. The runner-up is John Papale from Boston University. Maurice Watson Jr. from Boston University receives honorable mention.
StatSheet America East 6th Man of the Week: Stony Brook's Marcus Rouse
Marcus Rouse, a 6-1 Senior guard, played an average of 20 minutes over the two games for the Seawolves. In the win over Binghamton, Rouse put up 12 points and 7 rebounds. After that, in the win over Hartford, he racked up 3 points and 3 rebounds.
This is the first StatSheet America East 6th Man of the Week win for Marcus Rouse. Our own Leonard Hayes is runner up. Wes Cole, a sophomore guard from Hartford, earns honorable mention. With this latest achievement, Stony Brook has 2 StatSheet America East Player of the Week wins this season.
Tags: Tommy Brenton
- Scoring: Patrick Konan, New Hampshire: 19 PPG
- Rebounding: Sam Rowley, Albany: 13 RPG
- Assists: D.J. Irving, Boston University: 5.5 APG
- Blocked Shots: Jameel Warney, Stony Brook: 2.5 BPG
- Free Throws: Chase Plummer, Maryland-Baltimore County: 7 PPG
- Three Pointers: Jon Mesghna, Maine: 3.5 TPG
- Steals: Mike Black, Albany: 3 SPG
, Jameel Warney
, Marcus Rouse
, Leonard Hayes