Loughton Named CAA Player of The Week

February 07, 2005
By ODU Athletics
ODU Sports

Feb. 7, 2005

NORFOLK, VA-- Alex Loughton (Perth, Australia), has been named CAA Player of the Week after averaging 19.7 points and 9.3 rebounds in the Monarchs three victories last week.

Loughton got 21 points and 12 rebounds in ODU's 86-72 win over Drexel. He then got 20 points and ten rebounds in the Monarchs, 70-59 win over Towson. Loughton became the 40th Monarch to go over the 1,000 career point mark that night. Last Saturday, he scored 18 points with six rebounds in ODU's 74-63 win at UNCW.

Loughton has posted six double-doubles in his last ten games and eight over this season.

ODU is 23rd in Dick Vitale's top 25 and 25th in RPI.com's weekly power rating. ODU is 48th in Sagarin's power rating.

The Monarchs travel to Delaware Wednesday night at 7:30 p.m.

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