Demetre Roberts Picks Up ECC Men’s Basketball Rookie of the Week Honors

Jan 2019. St. Thomas Aquinas Men’s Basketball player Demetre Roberts was named the East Coast Conference Rookie of the Week, for the second consecutive week, on Monday, following the Spartans 2-0 week on the court.

Roberts averaged 17.0 points, 2.0 rebounds and 5.0 assists in victories at Mercy College (79-68) on Wednesday evening and versus the University of Bridgeport (99-97) on Saturday afternoon. The freshman guard from Mount Vernon, NY shot 40.0 percent (8-for-20) from the field and 85.7 percent (18-for-21) from the free throw line. In addition, Demetre picked up a steal.

The #23 NABC ranked Spartans (8-1) will return to action next Monday evening (12/17) against the College of Saint Rose at Aquinas Hall. Tip-off is set for 7pm in Sparkill, NY.

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