StatSheet's America East Player of the Week for February 4th goes to Maryland-Baltimore County's Chase Plummer. Peter Hooley has won StatSheet America East Freshman of the Week. Also, Gary Johnson has taken StatSheet's America East 6th Man of the Week. Plummer tallied 60% shooting, 4.5 assists per game, and 17 points per game. The Maryland-Baltimore County junior played well for the Retrievers in victories versus Binghamton and Maine.
Plummer posted 17 points and 10 rebounds in 34 minutes in a close 61-58 win against Binghamton. He followed that up with a team-leading 17 points plus an additional 5 assists in a narrow 68-67 win against Maine.
This is the first time this season that Chase Plummer has been selected StatSheet America East Player of the Week. The runner-up this week is sophomore Mark Nwakamma from Hartford. Honorable mention goes to our own Gary Johnson.
StatSheet America East Freshman of the Week: Albany's Peter Hooley
Peter Hooley played an average of 30 minutes as a starter for Albany. He was number one among all America East freshmen in assists (5.0 per game). In a 65-49 loss to Stony Brook, Hooley led all scoring and rebounding for the Great Danes with 17 and 5 respectively. Following that in a massive 79-46 win against Binghamton, he dialed up 7 points and 7 assists.
Amazingly, Peter Hooley has won the StatSheet America East Freshman of the Week 3 times. Jameel Warney from Stony Brook gets runner-up. Honorable mention goes to Jordan Reed from Binghamton.
StatSheet America East 6th Man of the Week: Albany's Gary Johnson
Junior Gary Johnson, a 6-6 reserve forward, played an average of 19 minutes over the two games for the Great Danes. In the loss to Stony Brook, Johnson led the rebounding for the Great Danes with 5 and also added. Then in the win over Binghamton, he racked up 5 rebounds and 3 steals.
This is the first StatSheet America East 6th Man of the Week honor for Gary Johnson. Wes Cole, a sophomore guard from Hartford, is the runner up. Anthony Mayo, a junior forward from Stony Brook, receives honorable mention. This now means Albany players have been named StatSheet America East Player of the Week 2 times this season.
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- Scoring: Jordan Reed, Binghamton: 17.5 PPG
- Rebounding: Mark Nwakamma, Hartford: 10 RPG
- Assists: Xavier Pollard, Maine: 5 APG
- Blocked Shots: Mike Allison, Maine: 4 BPG
- Free Throws: Brian Voelkel, Vermont: 5 PPG
- Three Pointers: Brian Neller, Maryland-Baltimore County: 5 TPG
- Steals: Josh Elbaum, Vermont: 3 SPG
, Peter Hooley