Submitted by timslack on Tue, 01/15/2019 - 4:43pm
YUMA, Ariz—Matador Forward Andre Allen is the Arizona Community College Athletic Conference Player of the Week, for the week of January 15th, the conference announced Tuesday.
Allen was crucial in the paint for the Matadors this week averaging 21.5 ppg and 9.0 rpg while shooting 60.0% from the field helping Arizona Western go 2-0 in wins over Phoenix College and Glendale Community College.
Allen tormented Glendale on the inside creating foul trouble and earning 12 free throw attempts in the Mats 93-82 win Saturday.
His 21 point, 8 rebound performance contributed to Arizona Western snapping Phoenix’s five-game win streak last Wednesday.
Allen and the Matadors have a pair of ACCAC match-ups coming up this week beginning Wednesday night in Thatcher against Eastern Arizona.
Arizona Western College is one of the top community colleges in Arizona. The college boasts partnerships with all three state universities that include face-to-face classes in Yuma.