Reed Buck (Lawrenceville, GA) averaged 24.0 points over three games en route to being named the Landmark Conference Player of the Week for the first time this season. He scored a team leading 26 points in a 71-61 win against Dickinson before the holiday. This weekend, Buck dropped in a season high 31 points against Embry-Riddle (ranked #4 in NAIA D-II) and followed up that performance with 15 points against Elmira in another victory.
Buck currently leads the Landmark Conference in scoring with 18.7 points per game in 2012-13. The Mariners will take the court again on Wednesday, January 2nd in Hartford, CT against Trinity.