Dylon Cormier from Loyola (MD) has been selected for StatSheet's MAAC Player of the Week for February 18th. Tahjere McCall from Niagara has earned StatSheet's MAAC Freshman of the Week.
Cormier was the MAAC leader in scoring (20.5 pts per game). He also tallied 3.5 rebounds per game. The Loyola (MD) junior played well for the Greyhounds in wins against Canisius and Siena.
Cormier totaled 17 points and 3 assists in 35 minutes in a close 68-64 win over Canisius. That was followed by a team-leading 24 points plus an additional 5 steals in a huge 80-57 win against Siena.
This is the first StatSheet MAAC Player of the Week honor for Dylon Cormier. However, he has received an honorable mention. The runner-up this week is senior Robert Olson from Loyola (MD). Honorable mention goes to Juan`ya Green, a sophomore from Niagara.
StatSheet MAAC Freshman of the Week: Niagara's Tahjere McCall
Tahjere McCall averaged 34 minutes as a starter for Niagara. He bested all MAAC freshmen in assists (3.0 per game). In a late 57-54 win over Marist, McCall registered 8 points and 9 rebounds. Then in a thin 60-56 win against Manhattan, he dialed up 4 assists and 4 steals.
This is the first StatSheet MAAC Freshman of the Week award for Tahjere McCall. T.J. Cline from Niagara grabs runner-up. Shawn Valentine from Rider takes honorable mention. Manhattan has yet to win the StatSheet MAAC Player of the Week award this season.
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- Scoring: Dylon Cormier, Loyola (MD): 20.5 PPG
- Rebounding: Taaj Ridley, Iona: 16 RPG
- Assists: DaShawn Gomez, Iona: 5 APG
- Blocked Shots: Rhamel Brown, Manhattan: 4.67 BPG
- Free Throws: David Laury, Iona: 8 PPG
- Three Pointers: Derek Needham, Fairfield: 4.5 TPG
- Steals: Dylon Cormier, Loyola (MD): 4 SPG