NWC Men's Basketball - Feb. 6-12, 2017

NWC Men's Basketball - Feb. 6-12, 2017

Men’s Basketball Student-Athlete of the Week – Feb. 6-12, 2017

 

KYLE MALOOF, Linfield

Senior, Guard, Claremont, Calif. / Rio Hondo College

 

Maloof averaged 22.5 points, 8.0 rebounds and 3.5 assists a game in Linfield’s 57-54 win at Pacific and 87-83 home loss to George Fox.  At Pacific, he scored 17 points of 7-13 field goals (2-3 on threes) and 1-2 free throws, with seven rebounds, two assists and a steal.  He scored 28 points vs. Fox on 10-16 from the field (2-4 on threes) and 6-7 from the line, with nine boards and five assists.   For the week, he shot 58.6 percent from the field (17-29) and 77.8 percent from the stripe (7-9) and only the ball over twice.  His 45 points are the most he has scored in back-to-back games this season.

Honorable Mention:

Joey Hewitt, Whitman (So, G, Lafayette, Calif.)

Thomas Rico, George Fox (Jr, G, Glendora, Calif.)

Christian Jurlina, Whitworth (Sr, F, Sydney, Australia)

Kohl Meyer, Puget Sound (Sr, G, San Diego, Calif.)

Brendan McCullough, Willamette (Jr, G, San Antonio, Texas)

Andrew Vickers, Lewis & Clark (Fr, G, Vancouver, Wash.)

Davis Holly, Pacific (Fr, G, Bend, Ore.)

 

Previous Honorees:

Kohl Meyer, PS (11/21); Kyle Roach, Whw (11/28); JJ Lacey, GF (12/5); Christian Jurlina, Whw (12/12); Jase Harrison, Whm (12/19); Kyle Roach, Whw (12/26); Jack Stewart, Whm (1/2); Jared Christy, PL (1/9); Tim Howell, Whm (1/16); Tim Howell, Whm (1/23); Tim Howell, Whm (1/30); Brandon Lester, PL (2/6)