Men's Basketball

2016-17 Record: 23-5; GNAC 16-2 / NCAA Tournament: 6 appearances / GNAC Titles: 7 (1999, 2010,'12, '13, '14, '15, '17)

Walters Named GNAC Player of the Week for Fifth Time

Walters Named GNAC Player of the Week for Fifth Time

LINK: GNAC Weekly Release

Winthrop, Mass. – For the fifth time this season, junior forward Jaqhawn Walters (Hartford, Conn.) of the Albertus Magnus College men's basketball team was named the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Player of the Week on Monday afternoon, as announced by the league office.

Walters helped Albertus to a 2-0 week as the junior registered two double-doubles, averaging 25.0 points, 18.5 rebounds and 2.5 assists while shooting 67.6% (23-34 FG) overall. The forward opened the week with 25 points, a season-high 23 rebounds and three blocks at Mount Ida before tallying 25 points, 14 boards, four assists and three steals against Anna Maria to capture his fifth GNAC Player of the Week honor (and third in four weeks).

The Falcons are back in action this week against Emmanuel (Mass.) and Mount Ida.