January 20, 2014

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
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  Tim Bass, Hanover College
Week 10 Julian Strickland, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Week 11
Week 12
Week 13
Week 14