CASTINE, Maine – Maine Maritime Academy's Adam Richardson (Bradley, Maine) has been named the North Atlantic Conference (NAC) Men's Basketball Player of the Week.
Richardson helped lead the Mariners to a 2-0 week to open up NAC play. The senior averaged 21 points, on 61.5 percent shooting from the floor, eight rebounds, 4.5 assists, and 1.5 blocks per game. In the Mariners' 78-57 win over NVU-Johnson, Richardson tallied a team-high 22 points to go along with nine rebounds, three blocks and two assists, while shooting 72.7 (8-11) percent from the floor. In the team's 70-69 victory against NVU-Lyndon, the center tallied 20 points, seven rebounds, seven assists and a steal. Richardson helped lead the Mariners to their first 2-0 start in conference play since 2012-2013 and first conference road doubleheader sweep since 2003-2004.
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