FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

 

 

February 4, 2008

 

 

 

TIRRELL HILL NAMED TO LITTLE EAST CONFERENCE MENíS BASKETBALL WEEKLY HONOR ROLL

 

 

 

Providence, RIóRhode Island College junior guard Tirrell Hill (Bronx, NY) was named to the Little East Conference Menís Basketball Weekly Honor Roll for his performance in two Anchormen wins last week.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hill helped lead RIC to a 2-0 mark against Little East competition, averaging 21.0 points, 3.0 rebounds, 2.0 assists and 2.5 steals per game. He shot 13-for-30 (.433) from the floor as the Anchormen downed Western Connecticut, 90-83, on Jan. 29 and Keene State, 85-81, on Feb. 2. Hill tied a season-high with 29 points in the win over the Colonials.

 

For the season, he has played in 19 games, starting 18 of them. Hill is averaging 15.4 points, 3.1 rebounds, 2.2 assists and 1.3 steals per game.

 

Head Coach Bob Walshís team is 15-4 overall and 7-2 (second place) in the Little East Conference. In upcoming action, RIC will travel to No. 1 Amherst on Tuesday, Feb. 5 for a 7 p.m. game.

 

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