Senior Liam Bruno named NEWMAC Offensive Athlete of the Week

Senior Liam Bruno named NEWMAC Offensive Athlete of the Week

BOSTON, Mass. -- Senior men's basketball forward Liam Bruno has earned a New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference Offensive Athlete of the Week title after a stellar performance versus Springfield College and Babson College.

Bruno led Wheaton to two big NEWMAC wins last week, defeating the conferences top-ranked team Springfield at home, followed by a road win at Babson. The senior averaged 22 points per game and shot 53.1% from the field. Bruno put up 19 points in the Springfield victory followed by an impressive 25 on the road at Babson.

The win against Babson snapped their five-game winning streak against NEWMAC opponents. 

Wheaton plays their second to last conference game on Wednesday, February 14, as they travel to Coast Guard at 5:30 p.m.