St. Thomas Aquinas Men's Basketball player Demetre Roberts was named the East Coast Conference Rookie of the Week on Monday, following the Spartans 1-1 week on the court.
Roberts averaged 17.5 points, 2.5 rebounds and 2.0 assists in games versus Bloomfield College (L, 94-93) on Wednesday evening and University of the Sciences (W, 72-64) on Saturday afternoon. The freshman guard from Mount Vernon, NY shot 42.3 percent (11-for-26) from the field, 44.4 percent (4-for-9) from three and 81.8 percent (9-for-11) from the free throw line. In addition, Demetre picked up 8 steals.
The #18 NABC ranked Spartans (6-1) return to action on Wednesday evening (12/5) at Mercy College, as STAC opens its ECC schedule. Tip-off is set for 7pm in Dobbs Ferry, NY.