FAIRFIELD, Conn. – Freshman guard Alex Watson was named the Northeast Conference Men's Basketball Rookie of the Week on Tuesday.
This is Watson's first NEC weekly honor. The freshman came alive for a career-high 15 points on Dec. 22, leading SHU in scoring at Providence. Watson was 5-for-5 from the field and made a career-high three three-pointers. He also had three rebounds, two steals, and two assists.
The Pioneers open NEC play at the Pitt Center on Friday, Dec. 29 at 3:30 p.m. against St. Francis Brooklyn.