LEWISBURG, Pa. -- After a dominant performance in last Tuesday's 75-64 victory at Fairfield, Bucknell junior co-captain Nana Foulland of the men's basketball team has been named the Fifth Quarter Fresh Bison Athlete of the Week.
Foulland, who is so honored for the second time in the last three weeks, converted 11 of 15 shots from the field and finished with 23 points and 11 rebounds in the win over the Stags, He also blocked a pair of shots and came up with three steals. The 23 points matched his career high, and the double-double was his fourth of the season and eighth of his career.
For the season, Foulland is now averaging 15.3 points and 7.9 rebounds per game. His .660 field-goal percentage leads the Patriot League and ranks 12th nationally. The 6'9" center also leads the conference in blocked shots (2.1) and ranks second in rebounding, sixth in scoring and ninth in steals (1.4).
Bucknell has won five of its last six games and sits at 7-3 in the midst of the final exam break. The Bison will return to action this Saturday against Siena at noon at the Glens Falls (N.Y.) Civic Center.