Posted: Jan 28, 2019
WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College first-year Noah Tyson (Rutland, Vt.) earned his third Maine Men's Basketball Coaches and Writers Association Rookie of the Week honor Monday.
Tyson averaged 12.0 points, 6.7 rebounds, 4.0 assists, and shot 83.3 percent from the foul line in a 3-0 week, including wins over sixth-ranked Hamilton College and 19th-ranked Amherst College.
Tyson had 19 points, nine rebounds, four assists, and made four 3-point shots in the win against Hamilton. He had 12 points, five rebounds, three steals, and two assists in the Amherst victory. Tyson started the week with six assists in a win over Husson.
In the latest NESCAC statistics, Tyson ranks second in conference assist/turnover ratio (6.3), third in overall assist/turnover ratio (4.6), fourth in defensive rebounds (120), eighth in total rebounds (152), and tied for 10th in total assists (60). He is averaging 11.2 points, 7.6 rebounds, and 3.0 assists.