December 2, 2013

GRAHAM EARNS ATLANTIC 10 CO-PLAYER OF THE WEEK HONORS

RICHMOND, Va. – Junior Treveon Graham of the VCU men's basketball team has a quiet personality. That's mainly because he let's his game do the talking.

Graham continued to be a steadying force for the Rams with two more double-digit scoring performances in VCU's two wins this week. His performance helped him earn Atlantic 10 Conference Co-Player of the Week accolades.

For the week, the Temple Hills, Md. native averaged 20 points, 8.5 rebounds, 2.5 assists and one steal per game. He shot 70-percent from the field and 71-percent from beyond the arc, while knocking down all seven of his free-throws.

In VCU's 79-66 win over Northeastern, Graham posted his second 20-plus point outing of the year with 24 points on 9-of-12 shooting, including a perfect 4-of-4 from long range. He also added eight rebounds and two assists in the victory.

Against Belmont, Graham chipped in 16 points on 5-of-8 shooting, while also corralling nine rebounds and dishing out three assists.

On the season, the junior leads the team in scoring (16.5) and rebounding (6.9), while shooting 46.2-percent from the field. He has scored in double-figures in all eight of VCU games this season.

Entering Thursday night's matchup with Eastern Kentucky, Graham is just 72 points away from joining the 1,000-point club. 

 

 

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