PRINCETON, N.J. -- The non-conference schedules for Ivy League men’s basketball teams are winding down as the calendar has turned to 2011 with 12 out-of-league games on the slate this week and the first conference matchup of the season with Dartmouth hosting Harvard.
Penn has the Ivy League’s lone television appearance of the week, traveling to Rupp Arena to take on Kentucky on ESPNU. Before jumping into its first conference game, Harvard will also have a tough test this week taking on Boston College in Chestnut Hill, Mass. The Eagles, coached by former Cornell head coach Steve Donahue, lost to Yale earlier this season but have won eight of their last nine and are coming off at win at South Carolina on New Year’s Day.PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Cornell junior guard Chris Wroblewski (Highland Park, Ill.) was sensational for the Big Red in the Richmond Marriott Holidays on the Hardwood Tournament at VCU. In the win over defending Southern Conference champion Wofford, Wroblewski scored 21 points and dished 12 assists, the second-most single-game assists total in school history. He added five rebounds and hit all four of his attempts from 3-point range in directing an offense that shot 64 percent from the floor and 71 percent from beyond the three-point arc. Wroblewski opened the week with 14 points, six assists, four rebounds and two steals in a two-point loss to New Hampshire.
Wroblewski’s Statistics for the Week
|MIN||FG-A||PCT||3FG-A||PCT||FT-A||PCT||REB||A ||B ||S ||PTS|
|vs. New Hampshire ||36 ||4-13 ||0.308 ||1-5 ||0.200 ||5-6 ||0.833 ||4 ||6 ||0 ||2 ||14 |
|vs. Wofford ||28||5-8||0.625||4-4||1.000||7-12||0.583||5||12||0||0||21|
2010-11 AWARD WINNERS
PLAYERS OF THE WEEK
November 22-Christian Webster, Harvard, So./Austin Morgan, Yale, So.
November 29-Keith Wright, Harvard, Jr.
December 6-Ian Hummer, Princeton, So.
December 13-Noruwa Agho, Columbia, Jr./Kareem Maddox, Princeton, Sr.
December 20-Kareem Maddox, Princeton, Sr.
December 27-Zach Rosen, Penn, Jr.
January 3-Chris Wroblewski, Cornell, Jr.
ROOKIES OF THE WEEK
November 15-Miles Cartwright, Penn, Fr.
November 22-Sean McGonagil, Brown, Fr.
November 29-Miles Cartwright, Penn, Fr.
December 6-Laurent Rivard, Harvard, Fr.
December 13-Steve Frankoski, Columbia, Fr.
December 20-Gediminias Bertasius, Dartmouth, Fr.
December 27-Miles Cartwright, Penn, Fr.
January 3-Laurent Rivard, Harvard, Fr.