NWC Men's Basketball - 11.21-11.27

NWC Men's Basketball - 11.21-11.27

HILLSBORO, Ore. — George Fox senior Thomas Rico has been named the Northwest Conference Men’s Basketball Student-Athlete of the Week, the conference announced on Monday.

Rico (Glendora, Calif.) guided the Bruins to three wins, with the biggest coming against No. 15 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps. He averaged 29.3 points per game and his 36 against Pomona-Pitzer is now tied for 11th all-time at George Fox for most points in a single game. The 36 points also marks a new career-high for the senior. He shot 65.1 percent from the field and 63.3 percent from beyond the arc. He also averaged 2.7 rebounds 1.7 assists and 1.3 assists.  

Week

Men’s Basketball

2 (11.27.17)

Thomas Rico, George Fox

1 (11.20.17)

Jimmy Wohrer, Puget Sound