CAA Men's Basketball Weekly Awards - Feb. 12

CAA Men's Basketball Weekly Awards - Feb. 12

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RICHMOND, Va. (Feb. 12, 2024) – Delaware senior Jyáre Davis and Monmouth redshirt freshman Jaret Valencia are the weekly award winners in CAA men’s basketball for the week ending February 11.
 
PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Jyáre Davis, Delaware
Senior | Forward | Newark, Del. / Sanford
Davis contributed a pair of double-doubles to Delaware’s 2-0 week to the push the Blue Hens’ winning streak to four. The forward from Newark notched 15 points and 15 rebounds in Thursday’s win at Towson that snapped the Tigers’ 18-game home winning streak and followed with 21 and 10 in the Blue Hens’ Saturday home victory over William & Mary. For the week, Davis averaged 18.0 points and 12.5 rebounds. The honor is Davis’ second of the year and Delaware’s fourth, as Jalun Trent has added two more.
 
ROOKIE OF THE WEEK
Jaret Valencia, Monmouth
Redshirt Freshman | Forward | Quibdó, Colombia / Legacy SSS (Texas)
Valencia contributed 8.5 points, 6.5 rebounds, and 3.5 blocks per game to Monmouth’s 1-1 week that included a win over William & Mary. The forward from Colombia became the sixth player in Monmouth history to block six or more shots in a game with his performance vs. W&M and the first CAA player with six in a conference game since Drexel’s Amari Williams on Dec. 31, 2022. Valencia tallied 11 points in the win over the Tribe and added six points and nine rebounds on Saturday at Northeastern.
 
2023-24 CAA MEN’S BASKETBALL WEEKLY AWARD WINNERS
PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Nov. 13: Xander Rice, Monmouth
Nov. 20: TK Simpkins, Elon
Nov. 27: Tyler Thomas, Hofstra
Dec. 4: Trazarien White, UNCW
Dec. 11: Christian May, Towson; Jalun Trent, Delaware
Dec. 18: Jyáre Davis, Delaware
Dec. 26: Landon Glasper, North Carolina A&T
Jan. 1: Jalun Trent, Delaware
Jan. 8: Bryce Butler, Charleston
Jan. 15: Xander Rice, Monmouth
Jan. 22: Landon Glasper, North Carolina A&T
Jan. 29: Darlinstone Dubar, Hofstra; Christian May, Towson
Feb. 5: Tyler Thomas, Hofstra
Feb. 12: Jyáre Davis, Delaware
 
ROOKIE OF THE WEEK
Nov. 13: Tyler Tejada, Towson
Nov. 20: Nick Dorn, Elon
Nov. 27: Abdi Bashir Jr., Monmouth
Dec. 4: Jordan Crawford, Charleston
Dec. 11: Jared Frey, Stony Brook
Dec. 18: James Scott, Charleston
Dec. 26: James Scott, Charleston
Jan. 1: Nick Dorn, Elon
Jan. 8: Nick Dorn, Elon
Jan. 15: Tyler Tejada, Towson
Jan. 22: Tyler Tejada, Towson
Jan. 29: Dylan Williamson, Towson
Feb. 5: Jerry Deng, Hampton; Dylan Williamson, Towson
Feb. 12: Jaret Valencia, Monmouth
 
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