Rasheed Wright Named CAA Player Of The Week
Jan. 14, 2003
RICHMOND, VA. - Old Dominion University senior forward Rasheed Wright (Greensboro, NC.) as named Player of the Week by the Colonial Athletic Association. Wright averaged 17.5 points, 5.5 rebounds and 2.5 steals as ODU (6-6/3-1) moved atop the league standings after defeating UNC Wilmington, 67-57 and William and Mary, 76-64.
The 6-5, 210 pounder scored a team-high 15 points and made three steals as ODU snapped UNC Wilmington's 10-game home court winning streak. He shared team high scoring honors with 20 points and grabbed eight boards against William and Mary. For the week, Wright shot .571 from the floor, including 5-of-9 from three-point range, and was 14-17 at the free throw line. Wright now has 982 career points.
ODU hosts the University of Delaware (8-5/3-1) Wednesday night at 7 p.m. in the Ted Constant Convocation Center.