CUNYAC/Healthfirst Men’s Basketball Weekly Report
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CUNYAC/Healthfirst Men’s Basketball Player of the Week
Isaiah Geathers, Lehman
Sr., G, Brooklyn, NY / Rucker
Isaiah Geathers had a strong week on the court, averaging 30.5 points, 11.0 rebounds and 4.5 assists in a 1-1 week. Against Hunter, Geathers had a near triple-double of 29 points, 13 rebounds and seven assists. He finished the week against York, dropping a game-high 32 points along with nine rebounds and a pair of assists in a 91-85 win.
CUNYAC/Healthfirst Men’s Basketball Rookie of the Week
Richar Frias, Medgar Evers
Fr., F, Queens, NY / Broome Street
In Medgar Evers’ conference win over Brooklyn, Richar Frias finished with nine points, a season-high 12 rebounds, two assists, one steal and a blocked shot. The freshman finished the week against CCNY, putting up seven points, five rebounds, two assists, two steals and a pair of blocks.
The 2023 CUNYAC Men’s Basketball Championship is scheduled to begin on Saturday, February 18 with first round action at higher seeds, followed by semifinals at higher seeds on Tuesday, February 21. The final is scheduled for Friday, February 24 at CCNY.
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