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 Corvias Player of the Week for Sixth Time

Walters Named GNAC Corvias Player of the Week for Sixth Time

LINK: Complete GNAC Release

Winthrop, Mass. - Senior forward Jaqhawn Walters (Hartford, Conn.) of the Albertus Magnus College men's basketball team was named the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Corvias Player of the Week, announced by the league on Monday afternoon.

In a 3-0 week, Walters averaged 31.0 points and 15.7 rebounds, while shooting 62.5% (40-64 FG) from the field and going 13-of-23 from the free throw line. He had a career-high 42 points on 18-of-29 shooting with 11 rebounds and a career-high five blocks against Anna Maria before registering 20 points and 22 rebounds in a win over Regis (Mass.). The senior capped off the week with 31 points and 14 rebounds in a win over Emmanuel (Mass.) on Saturday. He also became the third player in program history to exceed 1,000 career rebounds. 

Albertus Magnus returns to action this week against Suffolk (Thursday) and Norwich (Saturday).