Canisius's Billy Baron has been chosen as the StatSheet MAAC Player of the Week for the week ending December 17th. Fairfield's Amadou Sidibe has won StatSheet's MAAC Freshman of the Week. Finally, Canisius's Alshwan Hymes has received StatSheet's MAAC 6th Man of the Week. Baron tallied respectable numbers with 15 points per game, 4 assists per game, and 7 rebounds per game. The Canisius junior played well for the Golden Griffins in a loss to Syracuse.
This is the second time this season that Billy Baron has been named StatSheet MAAC Player of the Week. The runner-up this week is senior Robert Olson from Loyola (MD). Honorable mention goes to senior Isaac Sosa from Canisius.
StatSheet MAAC Freshman of the Week: Fairfield's Amadou Sidibe
Amadou Sidibe averaged 27 minutes of playing time starting both games for Fairfield. His average in rebounding (7.5 per game) led all MAAC freshmen. In a 62-46 win over Milwaukee, Sidibe topped the Stags in rebounding with 9 and tossed in 75% shooting. Following that in a 69-58 win over Drexel, he totaled 5 points and 6 rebounds.
This is the first StatSheet MAAC Freshman of the Week award for Amadou Sidibe. Jarred Jones from Loyola (MD) gets runner-up. Honorable mention goes to Franz Rassman from Loyola (MD).
StatSheet MAAC 6th Man of the Week: Canisius's Alshwan Hymes
Senior Alshwan Hymes, a 6-2 reserve guard, saw 14 minutes of action during the single game for the Golden Griffins. In the loss to Syracuse, Hymes put up 6 points and 4 rebounds.
This is the first StatSheet MAAC 6th Man of the Week award for Alshwan Hymes. Reggie Groves, a junior guard from Canisius, is the runner up. Dorvell Carter, a senior guard/forward from Marist, receives honorable mention. Siena players have not yet been named StatSheet MAAC Player of the Week this season.
- Scoring: Devin Price, Marist: 28 PPG
- Rebounding: Anthony Winbush, Loyola (MD): 11 RPG
- Assists: Lamont Jones, Iona: 6 APG
- Blocked Shots: Adam Kemp, Marist: 3 BPG
- Free Throws: Dylon Cormier, Loyola (MD): 8 PPG
- Three Pointers: Isaac Sosa, Canisius: 5 TPG
- Steals: Colin Nickerson, Fairfield: 3.5 SPG