FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

November 23, 2015

 

JUSTIN CAMPBELL NAMED LITTLE EAST ROOKIE OF THE WEEK

Providence, R.I.-Rhode Island College freshman forward Justin Campbell (New Haven, CT) was named the Little East Conference Menís Basketball Rookie of the Week for his performance in an 0-2 week for the Anchormen.

 

Campbell had seven points on 3-for-7 shooting, while adding six rebounds, one assist and one steal, as the Anchormen fell to Fitchburg State, 77-73, on Nov. 19. He followed that performance with a 21-point, seven-rebound performance on 7-for-8 shooting from the floor as the Anchormen fell to Brandeis, 85-58, on Nov. 21.

 

 

 

For the season Campbell has played in three games, starting one of them. Heís averaging 12.3 points and 6.3 rebounds per game on 66.7 percent (14-for-21) shooting from the field.

 

Head Coach Michael Byrnesí team is currently 1-2 on the season. In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will play at Bridgewater State on Tuesday, Nov. 24 (7:30 p.m.).

 

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