PLAYER OF THE WEEK: La Roche forward Tyler Frederick averaged 18 points, 8.3 rebounds, and 3 assists in a 3-0 week for La Roche. The sophomore had 11 points, 7 rebounds, and 5 assists in La Roche's 78-60 victory over non-conference opponent Carnegie Mellon. He then registered a double-double with 23 points (10 of 11 FG), 10 rebounds and 4 assists as the Redhawks earned an 85-80 victory at Pitt-Greensburg. Frederick ended his week with 20 points and 8 rebounds in the AMCC Game of the Week, an 82-70 win on the road vs. D'Youville in a battle of unbeatens.
BEST OF THE REST: PS-Altoona F Cameron Gardner-Nicholson averaged a double-double (20 ppg, 10 rpg) in a 1-1 week including a career-high 23 points in the win vs. UPB…Mt. Aloysius F Carlos Palacios led the Mounties to two conference wins this week, averaging 22 points and 9.5 rebounds per game...PS-Behrend F Justin Gorny shot 77.8% from the floor, averaging 19.5 points in a pair of AMCC wins this week, recording his 1,000th career point vs. PS-Altoona...Franciscan C Matt Trent finished the week averaging a double-double with 14.5 points per game and 11.5 rebounds per game…D’Youville G Simeon Heard was the leading scorer (18 points, 3 assists) for the Spartans in the team's loss to La Roche…Pitt-Greensburg G Cam Seigfried averaged 23.5 points in 2 games, tying a career-high with 26 points against La Roche..Pitt-Bradford G/F Desmond Brogsdale matched his career high with a game-best 23 points to lead the Bobcats to a double-OT win against UPG…Medaille F Cedric Mondjii helped the Mavs go 2-0 with wins over Fredonia and Franciscan, averaging 14 pppg by shooting 90.9%from the floor and 89% from the free throw line.