|Anthony Maestre, Sr.
|G||Bri Pabon, Sr.
|Eric Porter, So.
|G||Kourtney Holyfield, Jr.
|Kyle Keranen, Jr.
|G||Sydney Moss, Sr.
|Kennedy Drey, Jr.
|F||Kemani Crawford, Sr.
|Kyle Richardson, Sr.
|F||Aubrey Folger, Sr.
|Games of Dec. 14-20, 2015|
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Pabon averaged 24.5 points on 18-of-27 shooting, 5.5 assists and 3.5 steals per game as Manhattanville won both of its non-conference games last week. The senior scored 21 points to go along with four steals and five rebounds in Monday's 71-63 win at Oneonta. She added 28 points on 13-of-18 shooting and dished out nine assists in an 80-67 win over Albertus Magnus on Wednesday.
Holyfield has picked up her game after the Cowgirls went down to eight, then seven healthy bodies. She scored 27 in a loss to nationally ranked UT-Tyler, then added a career-best 33 in an overtime loss to Southwestern. Added 19, including some crucial points after the Cowgirls fell to four players after three foulouts. She averaged 5.3 3-point makes per game on the week, while shooting 47.6 percent behind the arc.
Moss helped lead the top-ranked Saints to a 2-0 record last week as averaged a double-double with 23.5 points and 11.0 rebounds and also led the team in assists 11 to go with one block and four steals. In Thomas More's win over Centre she had 16 points, seven rebounds, while dishing out four assists and having one steal. Moss followed that up with a double-double against 11th-ranked Calvin as she had 31 points and 15 rebounds and just missed a triple-double as she dished out seven assists to go with three steals.
Crawford averaged 24.5 points and 7.5 rebounds, shooting 18-for-24 from the floor in a 2-0 week for Ferrum. She scored 30 points in an 83-78 win vs. Bridgewater and added 19 points in a 78-63 win vs. Averett.
Folger posted another solid game as she had 24 points, eight rebounds, three blocks and three steals in a 66-43 win over Immaculata. She was 12-of-17 from the floor and three of her eight boards came on the offensive glass.
Maestre delivered a career-high 31 points in Manhattanville's only game of the week, an 89-75 win over Keystone. He shot 11-of-17 from the field and added five steals, four assists and four rebounds in the victory, with all his assists and steals as well as 16 points coming in the second half as the Valiants outscored the Giants by 14 points to earn the win.
Porter connected on a school record 11 3-pointers in an 81-76 triumph at Coe on Saturday. He finished the contest with a career-high 37 points in leading the Foresters, who trailed by as many as 17 in the first half, to the comeback victory. Porter shot 12-for-17 from the field and 11-for-15 from beyond the arc on the day.
Keranen scored 25 points and had six rebounds in Carroll's 83-78 win vs. Loras as the Pioneers remained undefeated. He shot 6-for-13 from the floor, 2-for-4 from 3-point range and 11-for-11 from the line.
Drey posted his second double-double of the year in a game against No. 6 Elmhurst, including drilling a baseline 3-pointer off an inbounds pass as time expired to force a second overtime. He averated 17 points and 7.5 rebounds for the week, shooting 12-for-23 from the floor and 5-for-10 from 3-point range.
Richardson keyed the Cardinals to a 2-0 weekend in Miami at the HoopMIA D3 Holiday Shootout, averaging 23.5 points on 52.9 percent shooting. He also went 8-for-9 from the free throw line and averaged 12.5 rebounds over those two games. On Saturday against Stevenson, the senior put up 21 points to go along with a game-high 15 rebounds. Richardson showed his dominance early in Sunday's game against UMass Dartmouth, scoring 22 points in the first half alone on 9-of-11 shooting. He would finish the afternoon with 26 points, 10 rebounds, and three blocks as the Cardinals went on to win, 99-95.