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Men's Basketball Weekly Awards - Week 18

Men's Basketball Weekly Awards - Week 18

PRINCETON, N.J. -- Penn senior Matt Howard has been named Ivy League Player of the Week, while Harvard's Seth Towns has been named Rookie of the Week.   

PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Penn’s Matt Howard (Columbia, S.C.) led the Quakers in scoring and rebounding this weekend to help Penn secure the fourth and final spot in the 2017 Ivy League Men’s Basketball Tournament. Howard averaged 21.5 points and 9.5 boards per game. Against Harvard, Howard registered a career-high 24 points and tied his career-best with 12 rebounds while chipping in two steals and three blocks. The senior guard shot 57.1 percent from the field, including a staggering 55.6 from beyond the arc.  

Howards' Statistics for the Week


MIN
FG-A
PCT
3FG-A
PCT
FT-A
PCT
REB
A
S
B
PTS
vs. Dartmouth 36 8-15 .533 3-5 .600
0-0 .000 7 2 3 0 19
vs. Harvard 34 8-13 .615 2-4 .500 6-7 .857 12 1 2 3 24
TOTALS 35.0 8-14 .517 2.5-4.5 .556 3-3.5 .857 19 3 5 3 21.5

 

 

 

 

ROOKIE OF THE WEEK
Harvard freshman Seth Towns (Columbus, Ohio) averaged 17.5 points and 5.5 rebounds per game this weekend. Towns scored a career-high 26 points as the Crimson narrowly fell 73-69 at Princeton. Towns went 9-of-12 from the floor and 4-of-6 from beyond the arc. The freshman also chipped in eight rebounds. 

Towns' Statistics for the Week


MIN
FG-A
PCT
3FG-A
PCT
FT-A
PCT
REB
A
S
B
PTS
at Princeton 31 9-12 .750 4-6 .667
4-4 1.000 8 0 0 0 26
at Penn 19 3-10 .300 1-3 .333 2-2 1.000 3 0 0 0 9
TOTALS 25.0 6-11 .545 2.5-4.5 .556 3-3 1.000 11 0 0 0 17.5

 

 

 

 

 

HONOR ROLL
Evan Boudreaux
, Dartmouth (So., F – Lake Forest, Ill.)
16 points, 12 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 steal, 2 blocks, 58.3 FG%, 50.0 3FG% at Penn
15 points, 9 rebounds, 1 block, 63.6 FG% at Princeton

Siyani Chambers, Harvard (Sr., G – Golden Valley, Minn.)
8 points, 1 rebound, 4 assists, 50.0 FG%, 66.7 3FG% at Princeton
12 points, 1 rebound, 6 assists, 50.0 FG%, 1.000 3FG% at Penn

Steven Cook, Princeton (Sr., F – Winnetka, Ill.)
30 points, 4 rebounds, 1 assist, 2 steals, 81.3 FG%, 66.7 3FG% vs. Harvard
11 points, 5 rebounds, 3 assists, 1 steal, 1 block, 35.7 FG%, 16.7 3FG% vs. Dartmouth

Alex Copeland, Yale (So., G – Los Angeles, Calif.)
10 points, 2 assists, 40.0 FG% vs. Cornell
13 points, 5 rebounds, 1 assist, 2 steals, 1 block vs. Columbia

Anthony Dallier, Yale (Sr., G – Wexford, Pa.)
18 points, 5 rebounds, 4 assists, 1 steal, 70.0 FG%, 66.7 3FG% vs. Cornell
5 points, 4 rebounds, 8 assists, 4 steals, 1 block, 28.6 FG%, 20.0 3FG% vs. Columbia 

Miye Oni, Yale (Fr., G – Porter Ranch, Calif.)
12 points, 5 rebounds, 6 assists, 1 steal, 1 block, 36.4 FG%, 50.0 3FG% vs. Cornell
8 points, 4 rebounds, 3 assists, 1 steal, 1 block, 40.0 FG%, 25.0 3FG% vs. Columbia

Luke Petrasek, Columbia (Sr., F – East Northport, N.Y.)
18 points, 3 rebounds, 3 assists, 2 steals, 77.8 FG%, 50.0 3FG% at Brown
10 points, 4 rebounds, 1 assist, 36.4 FG%, 20.0 3FG% at Yale 

Mike Smith, Columbia (Fr., G – Burr Ridge, Ill.)
17 points, 4 assists, 1 steal, 42.9 FG%, 60.0 3FG% at Brown
13 points, 4 rebounds, 4 assists, 2 steals, 29.4 FG%, 25.0 3FG% at Yale

Steven Spieth, Brown (Sr., F – Dallas, Texas)
20 points, 8 rebounds, 3 assists, 3 steals, 50.0 FG%, 1.000 3FG% vs. Columbia
31 points, 8 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 steal, 50.0 FG%, 57.1 3FG% vs. Cornell

Seth Towns, Harvard (Fr., F – Columbus, Ohio)
26 points, 8 rebounds, 75.0 FG%, 66.7 3FG% at Princeton
9 points, 3 rebounds, 30.0 FG%, 33.3 3FG% at Penn