Devon Saddler from Delaware has been selected for StatSheet's CAA Player of the Week for January 14th. StatSheet's CAA Freshman of the Week goes to Delaware's Jarvis Threatt.
Saddler led the CAA in scoring (26.0 pts per game). He also had great stats in rebounding (5.5 per game) and shooting (70%). The Delaware sophomore played well for the Fightin' Blue Hens in victories against Hofstra and Georgia State.
Saddler led all scoring for the Fightin' Blue Hens with 23 points while adding 5 rebounds in a 69-54 win against Hofstra. In the next game he led all scoring with 29 points on 71% shooting in a narrow 86-83 win against Georgia State.
This is the first time that Devon Saddler has been named the StatSheet CAA Player of the Week. The runner-up this week is Jerrelle Benimon, a senior from Towson. Honorable mention goes to Chris Dixon, a junior from North Carolina-Wilmington. Joel Smith was the highest ranking player from Northeastern, finishing fourth.
StatSheet CAA Freshman of the Week: Delaware's Jarvis Threatt
Jarvis Threatt was on the floor an average of 37 minutes starting both games for Delaware. He bested all CAA freshmen in free throws (7.5 per game). In the win over Hofstra, Threatt rang up 19 points and 6 steals. Then in the win against Georgia State, he added 18 points and 6 rebounds.
This is a repeat honor for Jarvis Threatt, making it the second time he has won StatSheet CAA Freshman of the Week. The runner-up is Marcus Thornton from William & Mary. Honorable mention goes to R.J. Hunter from Georgia State. Northeastern players have not yet been named StatSheet CAA Player of the Week this season.
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- Scoring: Devon Saddler, Delaware: 26 PPG
- Rebounding: Jerrelle Benimon, Towson: 11.5 RPG
- Assists: Stevie Mejia, Hofstra: 5 APG
- Blocked Shots: Jerrelle Benimon, Towson: 5 BPG
- Free Throws: Keith Rendleman, North Carolina-Wilmington: 8 PPG
- Three Pointers: Marcus Thornton, William & Mary: 4 TPG
- Steals: Marcus Thornton, William & Mary: 3.5 SPG