January 6, 2014

Julian Strickland, Rose-Hulman, Men's Basketball

Rose-Hulman senior guard Julian Strickland (Indianapolis, Ind./Pike) led the Engineers to a 70-57 win over Bluffton Saturday and has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week for the third time. 

The senior scored a game-high 26 points in the win, connecting on 10 of his 17 field goal attempts.  Strickland added four assists, four steals, and three rebounds while finishing 2-for-2 from behind the arc and 4-for-4 at the foul line. 

The Indianapolis native now leads the HCAC in scoring, averaging 24.0 points per contest. 

Rose-Hulman (8-3, 3-1 HCAC) sits in a five-way tie for first place in the league standings and will face Earlham and Defiance this week.

HCAC Men's Basketball
Players-of-the-Week
Week 1
Ryan Hicks, Defiance College
Week 2  Julian Strickland, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Week 3  Bailey Howard, Franklin College
Week 4  Bailey Howard, Franklin College
Week 5  Thayne Recker, Bluffton University
Week 6
Julian Strickland, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Week 7  No Player of the Week
Week 8  Julian Strickland, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Week 9 
Week 10
Week 11
Week 12
Week 13
Week 14