Saint Louis's Dwayne Evans has earned the StatSheet A-10 Player of the Week for the week ending March 4th. Xavier's Semaj Christon has won StatSheet A-10 Freshman of the Week. And last but certainly not least, Xavier's Brad Redford has taken StatSheet's A-10 6th Man of the Week. Evans put up a strong showing in shooting (50%), scoring (21.5 pts per game), and rebounding (12 per game). The Saint Louis junior played well in victories versus St. Joseph's (PA) and George Washington.
Evans led all scoring and rebounding for the Billikens with 21 points and 12 rebounds in a 70-53 win against St. Joseph's (PA). He followed that up by leading the team in scoring and rebounding with 22 points and 12 rebounds in a 66-58 victory against George Washington.
This is the first StatSheet A-10 Player of the Week honor for Dwayne Evans. However, he has been named a runner-up once and received an honorable mention. The runner-up this week is Eric Mosley, a senior from St. Bonaventure. Honorable mention goes to senior Demetrius Conger from St. Bonaventure. Ramon Galloway finished 18th and was the highest ranking player from La Salle.
StatSheet A-10 Freshman of the Week: Xavier's Semaj Christon
Semaj Christon averaged 38 minutes starting both games for Xavier. He led all A-10 freshmen in free throws (6.0 per game). In a late 64-62 win over Memphis, Christon tallied 13 points and 5 assists. Then in a 77-72 loss to Massachusetts, he led all scoring with 17 points and also put up 6 assists.
This marks the first time this season that Semaj Christon has won the StatSheet A-10 Freshman of the Week. Dion Wright from St. Bonaventure grabs runner-up. Trey Davis from Massachusetts receives honorable mention. Rohan Brown was the highest ranking freshman from La Salle and finished 15th.
StatSheet A-10 6th Man of the Week: Xavier's Brad Redford
Brad Redford, a senior and a 6-1 guard, averaged 30 minutes over the two games for the Musketeers. In the win against Memphis, Redford put up 10 points and 3 rebounds. During the loss to Massachusetts, he racked up 13 points on 57% shooting.
This is the first time this season that Brad Redford has won the StatSheet A-10 6th Man of the Week. Our own Tyrone Garland is runner up. Michael Davenport, a senior guard from St. Bonaventure, earns honorable mention. La Salle has 2 StatSheet A-10 Player of the Week wins this season.
Tags: Ramon Galloway
- Scoring: Xavier Munford, Rhode Island: 30 PPG
- Rebounding: Ryan Canty, Fordham: 15 RPG
- Assists: Darius Theus, Virginia Commonwealth: 9 APG
- Blocked Shots: C.J. Aiken, St. Joseph's (PA): 5 BPG
- Free Throws: Cedrick Lindsay, Richmond: 9.5 PPG
- Three Pointers: Freddie Riley, Massachusetts: 6 TPG
- Steals: Darius Theus, Virginia Commonwealth: 5 SPG
, Rohan Brown
, Tyrone Garland