DWYER NAMED CAC PLAYER OF THE WEEK (Jan. 9, 2006)
WASHINGTON, D.C.-- Catholic University junior forward Patrick Dwyer has been named the Capital Athletic Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week for the week of January 8.
Dwyer was named CUA Pepsi Classic MVP after leading the Cardinals to victories over Drew and Eastern. Dwyer scored 13 points in the 67- win over Drew and converted a crucial four-point play with less than three minutes to go in the game.
In the Pepsi Classic championship, Dwyer posted a double-double (17 points, 11 rebounds) and shot 80% from the floor(4-for-5), 1-for-1 from 3-point range, and 8-for-9 from the free throw line.
Dwyer is averaging 11.4 points per game and 5.8 rebounds per game and is shooting 42% from three-point range and 51% from the floor.