Adily Martucci Named MAAC Rookie of The Week

EDISON, N.J. – Sophomore guard Adily Martucci (Waterford, Conn.) of the Quinnipiac University women's basketball team has been named the MAAC Women's Basketball Rookie of the Week, which was officially announced on Monday, Dec. 30, 2013 by the league's front office. Martucci scored a career high 17 points on Sunday against Niagara as the Bobcats picked up their second win in MAAC play.

Against Niagara, Martucci shot 5-for-11 from the field including 3-for-6 from beyond the arc. She also went 4-for-7 from the free throw line while pulling down three rebounds. Martucci went 3-for-5 from the field in the first half and scored 12 of her 17 points. It was the first time in her career that she tallied double digit points.

 Martucci has played in 12 of the Bobcats first 13 games in her first official season in a Bobcats uniform.

 Martucci is second on the team in three point percentage  shooting 37% from  beyond the arc. In three games in  MAAC play she is  shooting 5-13 from the field.

 The Bobcats return to MAAC action on Friday, Jan. 3rd when  they host the Rider Broncs. Tip-off is scheduled for 4 p.m.

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