NWC Men's Basketball - Jan. 2-8, 2017

NWC Men's Basketball - Jan. 2-8, 2017

Men’s Basketball Student-Athlete of the Week – Jan. 2-8, 2017


JARED CHRISTY, Pacific Lutheran

Sophomore, Wing, Spokane, Wash. / Ferris HS


Christy helped the Lutes earn a weekend sweep of George Fox and Willamette, collecting a double-double in both games while averaging 22.5 points, 14.5 rebounds, and 5.5 assists per game. He scored a career-high 31 points in a 92-75 win over the Bruins on Friday, hitting 11-19 from the floor and 9-11 from the line, with 13 boards, 5 assists, a steal and a blocked shot.  In an 81-70 win over the Bearcats Saturday, he scored 14 points on 4-12 field goals and 6-9 free throws, with 16 rebounds and 6 assists.  For the week, he shot .484 (15-31) from the field and .750 (15-20) from the stripe.


Honorable Mention:

Jase Harrison, Whitman (Jr, W, Lancaster, Calif.)

Thomas Rico, George Fox (Jr, G, Glendora, Calif.)

Kenny Love, Whitworth (Sr, G, Santa Rosa, Calif.)

Kyle Maloof, Linfield (Sr, G, Claremont, Calif.)

Markel Leonard, Lewis & Clark (Sr, G, Richmond, Calif.)

Kohl Meyer, Puget Sound (Sr, G, San Diego, Calif.)

Nico Troplent, Willamette (Jr, W, Los Angeles, Calif.)

Michael Joseph, Pacific (Sr, G, Anchorage, Alaska)


Previous Honorees:

Kohl Meyer, PS (11/21); Kyle Roach, Whw (11/28); JJ Lacey, GF (12/5); Christian Jurlina, Whw (12/12); Jase Harrison, Whm (12/19); Kyle Roach, Whw (12/26); Jack Stewart, Whm (1/2)