FAIRFAX, Va. – George Mason University men’s basketball freshman guard Tyler Kolek has been named the Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week, the league office announced Monday.
Kolek averaged 12.7 points, 3.7 rebounds, 2.7 assists, 2.3 steals and 33.4 minutes per game in a strong all-around week for the Cumberland, R.I. product.
He also made 3.3 3-point field goals per game and shot 35.7 percent from deep.
Kolek’s best game came Saturday vs. Norfolk State, when he poured in career bests in points (19), 3-point field goals made (5) and rebounds (5) while dishing out four assists.
This season, Kolek leads the team in 3-point field goals made (15) and assists (15) and is second in steals (8). He is fourth on the team in scoring with 9.8 points/contest.
COURTESY GEORGE MASON ATHLETIC COMMUNICATIONS