Rose-Hulman senior guard Julian Strickland (Indianapolis, Ind./Pike) earned a spot on the Washington University Classic All-Tournament team over the weekend and has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week.
The senior scored a career-high 31 points, on 11-for-19 shooting, with eight rebounds and five assists in an 85-80 win over Chicago Saturday. In the season opening loss to No. 11 Washington-St. Louis Strickland netted 14 points with six boards and three assists.
For the week, Strickland averaged 22.5 points, 7.0 rebounds, and 4.0 assists per game, while shooting 47% from the field in the two contests.
Rose-Hulman (1-1, 0-0 HCAC) will welcome Carroll (Wis.) for a 3:00 PM tip Saturday afternoon.
|HCAC Men's Basketball
||Ryan Hicks, Defiance College
|Week 2||Julian Strickland, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
|Week 7||No Player of the Week|