PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Medaille F Jonathan Smith continued his strong play for the Mavs this past week. He once again averaged a double-double over a two game stretch, while also grabbing his 667th rebound as a Mav, putting him in first place all-time rebounding in Medaille men's basketball history. In the school's pivotal win over Hilbert, Smith had 26 points and completed the double-double with a massive 16 rebounds. As the team traveled down to La Roche, Smith did not skip a beat, scoring 22 points and grabbing 11 rebounds against the Redhawks. For the week, Smith averaged 24.0 points and 13.5 rebounds.
BEST OF THE REST: PS-Behrend G Kenny Fukon averaged a double-double with 19.0 points and 11.5 rebounds in a 2-0 week for the Lions, as he posted 19 points and a career-high 17 rebounds vs. D'Youville, and then shot 50 percent for 19 points in the overtime victory vs. Mt. Aloysius...Pitt-Greensburg F Cody Spaid helped propel the Pitt-Greensburg men's basketball team to wins against Franciscan and Hilbert, where he averaged 19.5 points, 6.5 rebounds, three assists, as well a three steals, as he tallied 15 points and five rebounds to propel the Bobcats to an 84-79 victory at Franciscan, he then added 24 points, eight rebounds, two assists, and three steals against Hilbert...La Roche G Kennedy Smith led LRU to two conference victories to help the Redhawks retain the top spot in the AMCC, as he recorded 12 points, eight rebounds, five assists, and a career-high five steals at Altoona, and then led the Redhawks with a team-high 24 points, eight rebounds, five assists and a steal against Medaille...Hilbert G Hunter Martineau led the Hawks this week by averaging, 19 points, six rebounds, and five assist per game, he was consistent from the field shooting 56.5 percent per contest...D'Youville F Will Saunders had another strong week for the Spartans against a pair of top opponents, as he scored 24 points and nearly grabbed his first double-double with D'Youville with nine rebounds at PS-Behrend, he then scored 19 points on Saturday against Penn State-Altoona with six rebounds, three assists, and a steal...PS-Altoona G/F Andruw Harman had a solid two-game stretch for the Lions, helping his team go 1-1 versus AMCC opponents, posting a stat line of 12 points, nine rebounds, three blocks, and one assist in Wednesday's loss to La Roche, he then scored 19 points to go along with five rebounds, three assists, and one block in Wednesday's win at D'Youville...Franciscan F Travis Lien scored a team high 23 points in Wednesday's tough loss to Pitt-Greensburg, while making 4-of-6 from three, he then followed it up by scoring 15 points in win on Saturday, as he also averaged 4.5 rebounds per game and 3.0 assists per game on the week...Mount Aloysius F Carlos Palacio tallied a double-double in an overtime loss on Saturday, against Penn State Behrend, as he went 5-for-9 on the way to 13 points, while also grabbing a career-high 15 rebounds, with six coming on the offensive end...Pitt-Bradford G Daniel Lynch averaged 13.5 points per game in two losses this week, including 17 points on 6-of-12 shooting against Franciscan, while also grabbing two rebounds, dishing out three assists and recording one steal...Alfred State G Josh Reding flirted with a triple-double and finished with 14 points, nine assists, and six rebounds in a victory over Pitt Bradford.