Men's Basketball Athletes of the Week: January 6, 2020

Men's Basketball Athletes of the Week: January 6, 2020

Offensive Athlete of the Week

Name: Jeremy Horn
School: Claremont-Mudd-Scripps
Year: Senior
Position: Center
Hometown: Lower Merion, Pa.

Jeremy Horn helped pace Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (CMS) to a 3-0 week that featured non-league wins over Gustavus Adolphus (77-67) and Lake Forest (81-72), and a SCIAC victory over Whittier, 76-67. Horn averaged 20.0 points and 8.0 rebounds per game and shot 65.1% from the field during the three-game stretch. He finished with 60 points and 24 rebounds, netting 28 points and 10 boards against Gustavus Adolphus to highlight the effort. 

Defensive Athlete of the Week

Name: Miles President
School: Claremont-Mudd-Scripps
Year: Senior
Position: Guard
Hometown: Chino Hills, Calif.

Miles President helped Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (CMS) seal two of the Stags' three wins last week with his defensive output. In the 77-67 win over Gustavus Adolphus, he notched a defensive board, a steal, two assists and seven points. Against Whittier (76-67), he added a steal, five defensive reboudns and scored 20 points. Most impressively, he held both teams' top scorers to just five points with his defensive presence.