SPRINGFIELD, Mass. - Nichols senior guard DeAnte Bruton (New London, Conn.) was named the MVP of the Ted Coghlin Memorial Tournament after averaging 25.0 points, 5.5 rebounds, and 5.5 assists as the defending CCC Tournament Champions opened the season 2-0. He also shot 50 percent (18-for-36) from the field in the tournament. The senior netted 17 points to go with six boards, four dimes, and one steal in Friday's (Nov. 15) win over Eastern Connecticut State. He then poured in 33 points in 40 minutes of action to go with five rebounds, seven assists, and two steals in a win over New England College on Saturday (Nov. 16). In the process, Bruton moved into fifth-place on the college's all-time scoring list.
|Nov 15 at Eastern Conn. St. W, 74-56||36||7-16||0-5||3-6||0||6||6||4||0||1||0||17|
|Nov 16 at New England Col. W, 107-104||40||11-20||4-8||7-8||0||5||5||7||3||2||0||33|
2019-20 Player of the Week Winners
Week #1 - Gavin Keough, Wentworth
Week #2 - DeAnte Bruton, Nichols