KINGS POINT, N.Y. (Jan. 3, 2018) – USMMA freshman Seth Barnes (Chillicothe, Ohio) was named the Skyline Conference Men's Basketball Rookie of the Week by the league on Tuesday evening for his performances in the Mariners' two games last week – an 84-72 win over Penn State-Abington on Friday and a 75-68 loss to Stevenson on Saturday.
Barnes averaged 20.5 points over the two contests and shot .533 from the field (16-for-30) with five three-pointers as well as five steals. He notched a career-high with 21 points to lead all players in the win over the Nittany Lions on Friday night and followed that up with 20 points in the loss to Stevenson on Saturday.
For the complete release from the Skyline Conference, click here.
The Mariners are back in action tomorrow night, Thursday, Jan. 4, when they travel to the Bronx to take on Skyline rival SUNY Maritime. Tipoff against the Privateers is scheduled for 7 p.m. at the Riesenberg Hall Gymnasium. Live stats and a live video feed of the game will be available with links on the USMMA Men's Basketball Schedule Page.
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