WALNUT CREEK – UC San Diego's Tyler McGrath has been named the Wilson/California Collegiate Athletic Association Men's Basketball Player of the Week for the week of Jan. 21-27.
McGrath had two game-high scoring nights in the Tritons road split against San Francisco State and Sonoma State.
The Camarillo native led his team with 15 points in UCSD's loss to the Gators on Friday night. Saturday he led his team to victory over the Seawolves after shooting 10-for-15 from the floor, which included sinking six from the arch for a total of 32 points scored on the night.
On the weekend, the senior guard averaged 23.5 points per game, which included shooting a solid 88.9 percent (8-for-9) from the free-throw line. McGrath also added seven rebounds, four assists, and a steal to his weekend performance.
|Wilson/CCAA Men's Basketball Player of the Week|
|Nov. 5 – 11: Givon Crump (Cal State Dominguez Hills)|
|Nov. 12 – 18: Patrick Scott (Sonoma State)|
|Nov. 19 – 25: James Albright (San Francisco State)|
|Nov. 26 – Dec. 2: Patrick Scott (Sonoma State)|
|Dec. 3 – 9: Sam Marcus (Cal State Stanislaus)|
|Dec. 10 – 16: Mitchel Anderson (Cal Poly Pomona)|
|Dec. 24 – 30: Alex Fertig (Cal State Monterey Bay)|
|Dec. 31 – Jan. 6: Terrence Drisdom (Cal Poly Pomona)|
|Jan. 7 – 13: Marcus Walters (Cal State Stanislaus)|
|Jan. 14 – 20: Kwame Alexander (Cal State San Bernardino)|
|Jan. 21 – 27: Tyler McGrath (UC San Diego)|