FLORENCE, Ky. – The River States Conference Player of the Week awards for Dec. 5-11 have been announced with Alice Lloyd’s Jake Allen and IU East’s Tia King winning the awards in men’s and women’s basketball, respectively. Winners are announced each week at RiverStatesConference.com.
ALICE LLOYD’S JAKE ALLEN NABS RSC MEN’S BASKETBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK DEC. 5-11
FLORENCE, Ky. — Alice Lloyd College center Jake Allen had a big double-double in a conference victory to earn River States Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week for Dec. 5-11.
A 6-9 junior from London, Ky., Allen posted 31 points and 18 rebounds in a 97-94 victory over Brescia on Dec. 10. The victory was in double overtime and lifted the Eagles to 2-1 RSC.
Allen made 12 of 20 field goals and also added three assists in the game. He played 46 minutes. For the year, Allen is averaging 11.6 points and 7.4 rebounds per game.
Alice Lloyd (4-6, 2-1 RSC) has its next game Dec. 13 at home versus No. 19 IU Southeast.