Julian Strickland, Rose-Hulman, Men's Basketball
Rose-Hulman senior guard Julian Strickland (Indianapolis, Ind./Pike) led the Engineers into first place in the HCAC standings with wins over Franklin and Mount St. Joseph and has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week for the fourth time.
Strickland scored 33 points, on 11-of-17 shooting, and drained seven three-point field goals in RHIT’s 65-60 win over Mount St. Joseph. The win moved the Engineers in sole possession of first place in the HCAC standings.
The senior added 17 points and six rebounds in a win over Franklin on Wednesday.
For the week, Strickland averaged 25.0 points and 5.5 rebounds per game, connecting on 56.3% of hit field goal attempts.
Rose-Hulman (12-3, 7-1 HCAC) will face Hanover and Transylvania in league play this week.
|HCAC Men's Basketball
||Ryan Hicks, Defiance College
|Week 2||Julian Strickland, Rose-Hulman Institute of
|Week 3||Bailey Howard, Franklin College
|Week 4||Bailey Howard, Franklin College
|Week 5||Thayne Recker, Bluffton University
||Julian Strickland, Rose-Hulman Institute of
|Week 7||No Player of the Week|
|Week 8||Julian Strickland, Rose-Hulman Institute of
|Week 9||Tim Bass, Hanover College
|Week 10||Julian Strickland, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology