Ike Azotam Earns MAAC and College Sports Madness Weekly Honors
- Quinnipiac Men's Basketball 2013-14 Schedule
- Quinnipiac Men's Basketball Statistics
- MAAC Men's Basketball Standings
- Official MAAC Weekly Award Winners Press Release
- Official College Sports Madness Weekly Award Winners Press Release
HAMDEN, Conn. – Ike Azotam's (Boston, Mass.) stellar performance against Monmouth didn't go unnoticed, as the senior forward was named the MAAC and College Sports Madness Player of the Week. Azotam led the Bobcats to their second conference win with a 94-77 decision over the Hawks.
Azotam matched his season-high with 24 points, and established a new season-best with 16 rebounds, in the 17-point win at Monmouth. For Azotam, it was his seventh double-double of the season and 33rd of his career. Azotam was very efficient on the offensive end, sinking 8-of-13 from the floor and 8-of-10 from the free-throw line. He also grabbed eight offensive rebounds, which aided in the Bobcats' 20 second chance points. Azotam has tallied at least 17 points in five straight games.
A native of Boston, Mass., Azotam leads the MAAC in rebounding at 11 rebounds per game, a statistic that has him tied for sixth in the nation. He also leads the team in scoring at 17.1 points per game, which has him ranked seventh in the MAAC.
Quinnipiac is back in action on Thursday, Jan. 9 with a conference game against Manhattan College. Tip-off is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. at the TD Bank Sports Center. The game will be televised on SNY.
Student-Athletes, parents and fans can download the 2013-14 QU Athletics schedules to your laptop and mobile devices for free by clicking in the iCalendar link at the bottom of each sport's homepage or the master schedule page. Fans can also follow Quinnipiac Athletics on Facebook and Twitter (@QUAthletics) for all of the latest news and updates.