We award the Eagles Male Student Athlete of the Week honor to senior basketball player Jake Allen. Allen, a native of London, Kentucky, helped lead the Eagles to a pair of victories this week in the Zweifel/Pritchett Classic played at Asbury University.
In the Eagles 111-97 victory over Kentucky Christian University the smooth center scored 22 points (9-11 FG) and added 8 rebounds and 3 blocks. The next day in the 101-83 win against Miami-Middletown, he contributed 17 points (6-10 FG), while adding 7 rebounds, 3 steals, and 2 blocks.
In the two games, he averaged 19.5 points on 71% field goal accuracy, while adding 7.5 rebounds, 2.5 blocks, and 1.5 steals. On the season, he is averaging 16.5 points and 9.8 rebounds per game.