St. Thomas Aquinas College Men's Basketball player Justin Reyes was named the East Coast Conference Player of the Week on Tuesday, following the Spartans 92-75 home victory versus Adelphi University on Saturday afternoon.
Reyes had a career-high 49 points to go along with five rebounds, an assist, a steal and two blocks in 26 minutes of action. The senior guard from Haverhill, MA shot 85.7 percent (18-for-21) from the field, 50.0 percent (1-for-2) from the three-point line and 85.7 percent (12-for-14) from the free throw line. Justin's 49-point performance also ties an NCAA Division II Single-Game Season-High.
The 12-3 Spartans now begin a stretch of fifteen straight contests against ECC opponents. On Wednesday, January 3rd the Spartans host the Mercy College Mavericks in a 7:30pm tilt at Aquinas Hall. St. Thomas Aquinas will then travel to the University of Bridgeport on Saturday, January 6th to take on the Purple Knights in a 3pm matchup.