January 21, 2013

Harrison George Named ODAC Player of the Week

FOREST, VA - Harrison George (Raleigh, NC / Leesville Road) was named the ODAC Player of the Week on Monday.

George put together a pair of strong all-around performances in helping the Tigers to two ODAC wins last week. He opened the week with 12 points, five rebounds, two assists, and three steals in a 70-60 win over Randolph-Macon on Wednesday.  In a 104-94 win over Eastern Mennonite, George exploded for 25 first-half points on his way to a game-high 33 points, his second-highest career total and the fifth-highest total in the ODAC this season. He was 13-of-17 from the field and 6-of-10 from the line in his 27 minutes of action. He added nine boards, five assists, and a pair of steals.  For the season, George is fifth in the ODAC in scoring at 15.4 points per game.  He's also third in field goal percentage (62.3) and fifth in steals (34).

Hampden-Sydney's next game is Wednesday at Randolph College at 7 pm.