Men's Basketball Weekly Award Winners: Week 6

Southern Maine's Christian McCue - Men's Basketball Player of the Week for January 2, 2018
Southern Maine's Christian McCue - Men's Basketball Player of the Week for January 2, 2018

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PLAYER OF THE WEEK - Christian McCue (Hampden, Maine), Senior, Guard, Southern Maine

McCue averaged a team-best 27.5 points per contest over the Huskies' two games at the Coaches vs. Cancer Invitational, hosted by Lehman College; he was 7-for-18 from three-point range over the two games, and 18-for-37 overall (48.7 percent). McCue poured in a career-high 36 points after shooting 11-for-22 from the field (4-for-10 from three) and 10-for-11 from the free throw line after scoring 19 points on 7-of-15 shooting from the field with three rebounds and three assists against SUNY Poly. 

ROOKIE OF THE WEEK - Miguel Prieto (Providence, R.I.), Freshman, Guard, Keene State

Prieto averaged 19 points per game on 44.4 percent shooting from the field and 37.5 percent from beyond the arc in a 1-1 week for the Owls. He poured in a career high 23 points on 8-of-15 shooting from the field to go with four rebounds, four assists and two steals in an 84-80 win over LaGrange before scoring in double figures again with 15 points along with seven rebounds and five assists against Ohio Northern.