Team of the Week

Scoutware The Team of the Week presented by Scoutware is D3hoops.com's weekly honor roll, in its 19th season of recognizing the top performance at each of the five positions from the previous week.

Men Pos. Women
Joe Atkinson, Sr.
Clark University
G Brandi Vallely, Jr.
Muhlenberg College
Tahron Harvey, Sr.
Benedictine University
G Ama Biney, Jr.
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Mike Turner, Sr.
Oglethorpe University
G | F Madeline Homoly, So.
Washington University in St. Louis
Tyheim Monroe, Jr.
Cabrini University
F Emily Gibbons, Jr.
Gettysburg College
Sam Amsbaugh, Jr.
Simpson College
F Sara Tarbert, Sr.
Stevenson University
Games of Nov. 28- Dec. 4, 2016

Women's

Brandi Vallely

Vallely averaged 21 points, 7 assists, 6 rebounds and 4 steals in a 2-1 week for the Mules. She averaged 42 minutes per game, including all but 15 seconds of a triple-overtime loss to Dickinson. Vallely added 23 points on 10-of-12 shooting vs. Johns Hopkins.

Ama Biney

Biney averaged 20 points, 8 rebounds, 3 assists and two steals in a 2-0 week for the Engineers. She was all over the court to deliver her first double-double (20pts, 10reb) on 10-of-12 shooting with five assists and three blocks in 29 minutes at Wellesley. Biney shot 70% from the floor, 50% from three, and 100% from the FT line this week.

Madeline Homoly

Homoly averaged 24 points, 11 rebounds, 4 assists, and 5 steals this week, while shooting 68% from the field, including 11-16 against Wisconsin-Platteville, a game in which she secured her first collegiate double-double.

Emily Gibbons

Gibbons averaged 16 points and 20 rebounds this week, including a career-high 22 rebounds against Washington College - one shy of the program record and the best by a Bullet in over 24 years.

Sara Tarbert

Tarbert shot 64% from the floor, averaging 35 points and 14 rebounds per game. She broke her own program record for points in a game in a win at Widener, scoring 49 points on 21-30 shooting while grabbing 16 rebounds.  Her 49 points are the most by a women's basketball player in any NCAA division so far this season.

Men's

Joe Atkinson

   
Atkinson
Clark Athletics photo

In a road contest at Connecticut College, Atkinson finished with 19 points and ten rebounds, shooting 6-for-12 from the field and 4-for-5 from behind the arc. Then in an 79-67 win over Becker, Atkinson racked up a career-high 32 points and collected ten rebounds while shooting 12-for-14 from the field and a perfect 8-for-8 from three-point line. For the week, he averaged 25 points and 10 rebounds while shooting 69 percent from the field (18-for-26) and 92 percent from three-point land (12-for-13).

Tahron Harvey

Harvey scored 13 points and added a career best 10 assists in a conference opening win over Rockford for his second double-double of the year, then scored a career high 34 points in a win at Marian. He shot 65% from the floor and 70% from the arc, averaging 23 points, 6 rebounds, and 7 assists on the week, with an assist to turnover ratio of almost 5 to 1.

Mike Turner

Turner played just one game this week, but it was a doozy.  He missed just one shot, a FT, going 11 of 11 from the floor, including a school record 8 three pointers in a 120-104 win at Berry.

Tyheim Monroe

Monroe averaged 24 points and 15 rebounds while playing 37 minutes per game in Cabrini's 2-0 week. The junior paired 23 points, 14 rebounds and 2 blocked shots in an 88-75 win over Rosemont. He then added 25 points and 17 boards to lead Cabrini to a 73-61 win at Marywood.  

Sam Amsbaugh

Posted Simpson's first 40-point in over a decade against Saint Mary's (Minn.), followed by 38 points the next day, and a game-high  21 points in a win over previously unbeaten Wartburg.  He also shot 71% from the floor for the week.