Fuller earns RMAC East player of the week honor
University of Colorado at Colorado Springs guard Nic Fuller was named the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference East Division player of the week, the conference announced Monday.
Fuller scored 11 of his career-high 34 points in overtime to lead the Mountain Lions top a 99-91 win over North Dakota on Saturday in the first-ever meeting between the teams. Fuller was solid from the floor, making nine of his 12 field goal attempts, including 3-for-5 from 3-point range. He also went 13-of-14 from the foul line. He added six assists and seven steals in that game.
One night earlier against West Texas A&M, Fuller notched 13 points, three rebounds, one assist, one block and a steal. He went 3-of-7 from the field and all six of his free throws. In the neutral site split (games played at Adams State), Fuller averaged 23.5 points, 2.0 rebounds, 3.5 assists, 4.0 steals and shot 63.2 percent from the floor, 57.1 percent from behind the arc and 95 percent from the free throw line.
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