December 29, 2008

Colin Cunningham Named AT&T Crusader Of The Week

Dec. 29, 2008

WORCESTER, Mass. - Senior forward Colin Cunningham (Memphis, Tenn.) has been named the AT&T Crusader of the Week, for competition from December 22-28. Cunningham averaged 15.0 points, 4.0 rebounds and 4.0 assists per game last week, as the Holy Cross men's basketball team posted a 1-1 record.

During Saturday's 97-88 victory over San Francisco, Cunningham scored a career-high 26 points, in addition to handing out six assists. Earlier in the week, in a 58-53 loss at Ohio, he totaled four points and seven rebounds. Over the course of the two games, Cunningham hit 53.3 percent (eight of 15) of his shots from the floor, including 57.1 percent (four of seven) of his attempts from three-point range.

Overall this season, Cunningham is averaging 8.8 points, 5.4 rebounds, 3.4 assists and 1.5 steals per game.

The Crusaders, who currently stand 4-8 overall, return to action on Tuesday, Dec. 30, when they play host to Siena at 7:00 p.m.