GORHAM, Maine – Freshman guard DJ Anderson (Houston, Texas/Davis) of the University of Southern Maine Huskies' men's basketball team has been named the Little East Conference Rookie of the Week for the week ending January 21, 2018. The second USM men's basketball player to earn weekly accolades from the LEC the season, Anderson is earning Rookie of the Week honors from the conference for the first time.
In a 1-1 week for the Huskies, Anderson strung together a pair of outstanding games. In USM's 83-72 road win at Plymouth State, Anderson scored a game and career-high 29 points. Shooting 8-for-12 from the field and 12-for-15 from the free throw line, Anderson also earned his first intercollegiate double-double with a career-best 10 rebounds, and added a pair of assists. READ MORE