|Joe Atkinson, Sr.
|G||Brandi Vallely, Jr.
|Tahron Harvey, Sr.
|G||Ama Biney, Jr.
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
|Mike Turner, Sr.
|G | F||Madeline Homoly, So.
Washington University in St. Louis
|Tyheim Monroe, Jr.
|F||Emily Gibbons, Jr.
|Sam Amsbaugh, Jr.
|F||Sara Tarbert, Sr.
|Games of Nov. 28- Dec. 4, 2016|
Vallely averaged 21 points, 7 assists, 6 rebounds and 4 steals in a 2-1 week for the Mules. She averaged 42 minutes per game, including all but 15 seconds of a triple-overtime loss to Dickinson. Vallely added 23 points on 10-of-12 shooting vs. Johns Hopkins.
Biney averaged 20 points, 8 rebounds, 3 assists and two steals in a 2-0 week for the Engineers. She was all over the court to deliver her first double-double (20pts, 10reb) on 10-of-12 shooting with five assists and three blocks in 29 minutes at Wellesley. Biney shot 70% from the floor, 50% from three, and 100% from the FT line this week.
Homoly averaged 24 points, 11 rebounds, 4 assists, and 5 steals this week, while shooting 68% from the field, including 11-16 against Wisconsin-Platteville, a game in which she secured her first collegiate double-double.
Gibbons averaged 16 points and 20 rebounds this week, including a career-high 22 rebounds against Washington College - one shy of the program record and the best by a Bullet in over 24 years.
Tarbert shot 64% from the floor, averaging 35 points and 14 rebounds per game. She broke her own program record for points in a game in a win at Widener, scoring 49 points on 21-30 shooting while grabbing 16 rebounds. Her 49 points are the most by a women's basketball player in any NCAA division so far this season.
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In a road contest at Connecticut College, Atkinson finished with 19 points and ten rebounds, shooting 6-for-12 from the field and 4-for-5 from behind the arc. Then in an 79-67 win over Becker, Atkinson racked up a career-high 32 points and collected ten rebounds while shooting 12-for-14 from the field and a perfect 8-for-8 from three-point line. For the week, he averaged 25 points and 10 rebounds while shooting 69 percent from the field (18-for-26) and 92 percent from three-point land (12-for-13).
Harvey scored 13 points and added a career best 10 assists in a conference opening win over Rockford for his second double-double of the year, then scored a career high 34 points in a win at Marian. He shot 65% from the floor and 70% from the arc, averaging 23 points, 6 rebounds, and 7 assists on the week, with an assist to turnover ratio of almost 5 to 1.
Turner played just one game this week, but it was a doozy. He missed just one shot, a FT, going 11 of 11 from the floor, including a school record 8 three pointers in a 120-104 win at Berry.
Monroe averaged 24 points and 15 rebounds while playing 37 minutes per game in Cabrini's 2-0 week. The junior paired 23 points, 14 rebounds and 2 blocked shots in an 88-75 win over Rosemont. He then added 25 points and 17 boards to lead Cabrini to a 73-61 win at Marywood.
Posted Simpson's first 40-point in over a decade against Saint Mary's (Minn.), followed by 38 points the next day, and a game-high 21 points in a win over previously unbeaten Wartburg. He also shot 71% from the floor for the week.