StatSheet's CAA Player of the Week for January 14th goes to Devon Saddler from Delaware. StatSheet's CAA Freshman of the Week goes to Delaware's Jarvis Threatt.
Saddler was tops in the CAA in scoring (26.0 pts per game). He also put up huge numbers in both rebounding (5.5 per game) and shooting (70%). The Delaware sophomore played well for the Fightin' Blue Hens in wins versus 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 this season that Devon Saddler has been selected 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. Johnny Williams, who finished sixth, was the highest ranking player from George Mason.
StatSheet CAA Freshman of the Week: Delaware's Jarvis Threatt
Jarvis Threatt averaged 37 minutes of playing time as a starter for Delaware. He led 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 the second StatSheet CAA Freshman of the Week award for Jarvis Threatt. Marcus Thornton from William & Mary gets runner-up. R.J. Hunter from Georgia State takes honorable mention. George Mason has one StatSheet CAA Player of the Week win this season.
Tags: Johnny Williams
- 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