YORK, Pa. – The Capital Athletic Conference released weekly awards for the week ending December 18. Salisbury University men's basketball senior Wyatt Smith earned CAC recognition as he was named the Men's Basketball Player of the Week for the second time this season.
Smith helped the Sea Gulls knock off rival No. 5 Christopher Newport University on Saturday, December 17, 59-58. Smith turned in his third highest point total of the season and a team-high 17 points, netting 11 of them in the second half while adding eight rebounds to his stat line.
He finished the afternoon going 7-of-17 (41.1 percent) from the field while adding a perfect 3-for-3 from the free throw line. Smith would also add five blocks and one assist to complete his day.
Salisbury will return to action on December 28 when it takes on Ramapo University in Las Vegas. in the D3hoops.com Classic. Tip-off is set 7 p.m., eastern time.