Ernst And Harris Named Athletes Of The Week

Ernst And Harris Named Athletes Of The Week

January 29, 2018

         

Sophomore Andrea Ernst had a strong weekend in the pool as she helped UB cruise to a dominant 212-88 victory on the road against Ball State on Saturday to help the Bulls move to 7-0 overall and 4-0 in MAC dual meets. Ernst was able to collect three victories, two individual and one relay win. The sophomore posted a first place finish in the 200 backstroke in a season-best time of 2:05.77 and in the 200 freestyle in a season-best time of 1:53.21. She was also the second leg of the Bulls victorious 400 freestyle relay team that finished with a season-best time of 3:36.31.

             

Junior Jeremy Harris averaged a double-double for the Bulls as UB won a pair of games to improve to 8-0 in league play.  The Greensboro, NC native averaged 19.5 points and 12.0 rebounds for the Bulls in wins over Eastern Michigan and Ohio.  On Tuesday, Harris had 22 points, a career-high 14 rebounds and four assists in the win over Eastern Michigan.  Harris had 20 of those points in the second half.  He continued his strong play Friday night on the road at Ohio, with 17 points and 10 rebounds, for his fourth double-double of the season.  Harris is second on the team in scoring in MAC games, averaging 16.5 points per game and he is third with 7.3 rebounds per contest.