Men's Basketball

Fletcher receives Association of Division III Independents men’s basketball Player of the Week award

Fletcher receives Association of Division III Independents men’s basketball Player of the Week award

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – SUNY Canton senior forward Romario Fletcher (Queens, N.Y.) has been awarded the Association of Division III Independents men's basketball Player of the Week. Fletcher averaged 22.0 points, 15.5 rebounds and 3.0 assists per game in leading the Roos to the American College Athletic Association Championship. The senior was named the Most Valuable Player after shooting 50 percent from the field and averaging a double-double. The forward opened the weekend with 20 points, 15 rebounds, four assists, two blocks and a steal as SUNY Canton overcame a 21-point second half deficit to earn a 69-65 win over Alfred State College to complete the season sweep. Fletcher followed that up with a game-high 24 points, 16 rebounds and two assists in an 84-71 win over Pine Manor College.