Danes dominate honors
University at Albany's Sam Rowley and Shereesha Richards swept the America East Conference player of the week awards.
Rowley, a junior forward, scored 20 points against Brown and added 21 points and 11 rebounds against Colgate for his second double-double of the season. He's averaging 14.4 points per game for the 5-5 Great Danes, who host Yale Friday.
Richards won her fifth player of the week award this season after scoring 21 points and grabbing 11 rebounds against NJIT and then scoring 19 points with 14 rebounds against Quinnipiac. Richards is leading the conference in both scoring (23 ppg) and rebounding (10.4 rpg). The UAlbany women are 8-1 and travel to Duke Thursday.