For Immediate Release

 

November 19, 2007

 

Carlos Brown Named Little East Conference
Men’s Basketball Player of the Week

 

Providence, RI—Rhode Island College sophomore guard Carlos Brown (Lawrence, MA) was named the Little East Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week.

 

Brown helped the Anchormen capture the Wesleyan Tip-Off Tournament Championship with wins over Western New England, 65-56, on Nov. 16 and Springfield, 71-62, on Nov. 17.

 

 

 Sophomore Guard Carlos Brown

 

He averaged 20.5 points, 2.5 assists, 1.5 rebounds and 1.0 steals in the club’s two wins. The transfer from Merrimack led all scorers with 29 points, to go along with three boards, four assists and two steals in 30 minutes of action in the title contest. Brown was 10-for-15 from the floor and 7-for-10 from downtown and was named the tournament's MVP.

 

Head Coach Bob Walsh’s team is 2-0 and will face Bridgewater State on Tuesday, Nov. 27 at 8 p.m.

 

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