Hartford's Yolonzo Moore has been selected as the StatSheet America East Player of the Week for the week ending December 10th. StatSheet's America East Freshman of the Week goes to Peter Hooley from Albany.
Moore was the America East leader in free throws (6.5 per game). He also put up 50% shooting, 8 rebounds per game, and 19 points per game. The Hartford sophomore put these numbers up in a win against Fairleigh Dickinson and an unfortunate loss to Arizona State.
Moore totaled 11 points and 8 rebounds in 39 minutes in a 71-63 loss to Arizona State. He followed that up with a team-leading 27 points and 8 rebounds in a 69-59 victory against Fairleigh Dickinson.
This is the first time that Yolonzo Moore has been named the StatSheet America East Player of the Week. The runner-up this week is Dom Morris, a junior from Boston University. Honorable mention goes to Travis Robinson, a junior from Boston University. Brian Voelkel finished 11th and was the highest ranking player from Vermont.
StatSheet America East Freshman of the Week: Albany's Peter Hooley
Peter Hooley was on the floor an average of 27 minutes as a starter for Albany. His average in shooting (70.0%) was the best among all America East freshmen. In a late 77-73 win over St. Francis (NY), Hooley rang up 9 points and 4 assists. Then in a 67-61 win against Colgate, he put up 3 assists and 60% shooting.
This is a new honor for Peter Hooley, the first time he has won StatSheet America East Freshman of the Week. The runner-up is Maurice Watson Jr. from Boston University. Nathan Dieudonne from Boston University receives honorable mention. Vermont has yet to win the StatSheet America East Player of the Week award this season.
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- Scoring: Jordan Reed, Binghamton: 20.5 PPG
- Rebounding: Alasdair Fraser, Maine: 11 RPG
- Assists: Chandler Rhoads, New Hampshire: 6.5 APG
- Blocked Shots: Mike Allison, Maine: 2 BPG
- Free Throws: Yolonzo Moore, Hartford: 6.5 PPG
- Three Pointers: Travis Robinson, Boston University: 5 TPG
- Steals: Chandler Rhoads, New Hampshire: 4.5 SPG