Trevor Gruis from South Dakota has been selected for StatSheet's Summit League Player of the Week for March 4th. StatSheet's Summit League Freshman of the Week goes to Kory Brown from North Dakota State.
Gruis led the Summit League in free throws (6.5 per game). He also put up great stats in shooting (70%), rebounding (7.5 per game), and scoring (22.5 pts per game). The South Dakota junior put these numbers up in a win versus IUPUI and a loss to Western Illinois.
Gruis led all scoring for the Coyotes with 26 points while adding 5 assists in an 87-69 win over IUPUI. He followed that up with a team-leading 19 points and 9 rebounds in a 61-59 loss to Western Illinois.
This is the first time this season that Trevor Gruis has been named StatSheet Summit League Player of the Week. The runner-up this week is our own Chad White. Honorable mention goes to Juevol Myles, a senior from South Dakota.
StatSheet Summit League Freshman of the Week: North Dakota State's Kory Brown
Kory Brown was on the floor an average of 27 minutes while starting both games for North Dakota State. He bested all Summit League freshmen in rebounding (5.0 per game), assists (2.5 per game), and shooting (83.0%). In a 63-56 win over Utah Valley University, Brown tallied 3 assists and 66% shooting. Following that in a massive 84-57 win over Nebraska-Omaha, he dialed up 5 rebounds and 3 steals.
Kory Brown has won the StatSheet Summit League Freshman of the Week an astounding 3 times. Casey Kasperbauer from South Dakota gets runner-up. Honorable mention goes to Chris Kading from North Dakota State. South Dakota State players have been named StatSheet Summit League Player of the Week 5 times this season.
Tags: Chad White
- Scoring: Chad White, South Dakota State: 23 PPG
- Rebounding: Jordan Dykstra, South Dakota State: 17 RPG
- Assists: Nate Wolters, South Dakota State: 10 APG
- Blocked Shots: Mitchell Patton, IUPUI: 3 BPG
- Free Throws: Trevor Gruis, South Dakota: 6.5 PPG
- Three Pointers: Chad White, South Dakota State: 6 TPG
- Steals: Ceola Clark III, Western Illinois: 3.5 SPG
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