Gorton Garners Third-Straight CACC Men’s Basketball Rookie of the Week Honor

Gorton Garners Third-Straight CACC Men’s Basketball Rookie of the Week Honor

NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Freshman Alexander Gorton of the Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) men's basketball team was named the CACC Co-Rookie of the Week on Monday afternoon. It comes as the freshman's fourth-straight week being honored by the conference and third time receiving rookie accolades. The news was announced by the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference office.

ALEXANDER GORTON – CACC CO-ROOKIE OF THE WEEK
The Jonesboro, Arkansas native put up 14 points against Kutztown in a one-point loss before scoring 18 at Georgian Court in the Rams' CACC opener on Saturday. All 18 of his points against Georgian Court came in the second half as he went 6-of-8 from the field and 4-of-5 from three-point range in the final 20 minutes. He currently leads the Rams with 17.9 points per game.

MBB CACC WEEKLY AWARDS IN 2017-18
Alexander Gorton
- CACC Honor Roll – Nov. 13
- CACC Co-Rookie of the Week – Nov. 20
- CACC Rookie of the Week – Nov. 27
- CACC Co-Rookie of the Week – Dec. 4

Kaison Randolph
- CACC Honor Roll – Nov. 27

Yevgen Sakhniuk
- CACC Defensive Player of the Week – Nov. 27

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