FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

March 1, 2016

 

JIMMY FRITZSON NAMED TO LITTLE EAST
MENíS BASKETBALL ALL-ROOKIE TEAM

Providence, R.I.-Rhode Island College freshman guard Jimmy Fritzson (Sharon, MA) was named to the Little East Conference Menís Basketball All-Rookie Team for his performance during the 2015-16 season as announced by the league today.

 

Fritzson played in 27 games, starting 20 of them. He averaged 11.1 points, 2.6 rebounds, 2.0 assists and 0.6 steals per game. He ranked second on the team in scoring, free throw percentage (71.0 percent) and was third in assists.

 

 

 

Head Coach Michael Byrnesí team finished the season with a 6-21 record overall and a 4-10 (seventh place) mark in Little East Conference play. The Anchormen upset the No. 2 seed Southern Maine, 64-63, in the quarterfinals of the LEC Tournament before falling to the No. 3 seed (and eventual champion) Keene State, 66-59, in the semifinals on Feb. 27. 

 

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