Jaylen Adams named A-10 Player of the Week

Over the Bonnies’ two games last week, Jaylen Adams averaged 22.5 points, 3.5 rebounds, 9.0 assists and 4.0 steals per game, leading St. Bonaventure to a pair of wins. He went 7-14 (.500) from three-point range and also was 18-19 at the free throw line. (Photo courtesy of St. Bonaventure University Athletic Communications)

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St. Bonaventure senior point guard Jaylen Adams has been named the Atlantic 10 Conference basketball Player of the Week for the period ending Dec. 10, the A-10 announced.

Over the Bonnies’ two games last week, Adams averaged 22.5 points, 3.5 rebounds, 9.0 assists and 4.0 steals per game, leading St. Bonaventure to a pair of wins.  He went 7-14 (.500) from three-point range and also was 18-19 at the free throw line.

In the Bonnies’ 73-65 decision at Canisius last Wednesday, Adams led St. Bonaventure with 20 points and nine assists. He then totaled 25 points with nine assists and six steals in a 75-67 win over Yale this past Saturday at the Reilly Center. Adams scored 19 points, making all four of his three-pointers, in the second half as the Bonnies came back from a nine-point first half deficit.

Adams has now played in three games on the season since returning from an ankle injury that forced him to miss the first six games.  A preseason All-Conference and two-time first-team All-Conference selection, Adams has now been chosen A-10 player of the week four times in his career.

Read the complete release for the Atlantic 10 here. 

St. Bonaventure (7-2) is off until this Saturday, Dec. 16, when it hosts Vermont, featuring Greece Athena graduate Anthony Lamb, in the Alesco Advisors Roc City Classic at Blue Cross Arena in Rochester, N.Y., at 4 p.m. For tickets, visit Ticketmaster.com or go to the Blue Cross Arena box office.

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