Miller And Massinburg Named Athletes Of The Week

Miller And Massinburg Named Athletes Of The Week

December 4, 2017

         

Senior swimmer Hannah Miller continued her great start to her final season at the Zippy Invitational as she was able to claim two individual titles over the weekend as she helped lead UB to a second place finish in the nine team field. Miller started the competition with a victory in the 500 freestyle in a season-best time of 4:47.59. On Sunday, Miller closed out her weekend with a victory in the 1650 freestyle in a season-best time of 16:29.66.

             

CJ Massinburg led the Bulls in scoring in both games this past week against two Big 4 rivals as the junior guard from Dallas, TX averaged 23.0 points, 8.0 rebounds, and 3.0 assists in the two games.  Massinburg began the week with 25 in a 106-87 win at Niagara as he went 8-for-10 from the floor and 4-for-6 from three-point range against the Purple Eagles, while also leading the team with eight rebounds.  On Saturday, Massinburg added 21 points against St. Bonaventure as he also pulled down eight rebounds for the second straight game.  He went 6-of-13 from the floor, hitting three triples in the contest.  Massinburg is currently third in the league in scoring at 19.9 and has scored over 20 points in four of seven games this year.