Dean named Player of the Week
UMM Sports Information
After a 3-0 week the Cougars' RJ Dean was named the UMAC Player of the Week after averaging 15.3 points, 6.3 rebounds, 3.7 assists and 2.7 steals per contest. He tied his career high with 20 points in the win over Gustavus Adolphus.
In the first game of the week Dean had 14 points, seven rebounds, three steals and two assists. He was 4-8 from the field and 2-2 from three. Eleven of his 14 points came in the second half when he was 3-4 from the field and at the line.
Dean had 14 points and six boards in the come from behind win over St. John's. He had eight points and four assists in the final twenty minutes.
In the final game of the week Dean tied his career high with 20 points. He was key down the stretch in the close victory with Gustavus picking up three points, two offensive rebounds and two assists on the other two baskets not scored by Dean in the final five minutes.
Minnesota Morris will be back on the floor December 3 at Mayville State. They will back at home December 6 against Presentation.