Men's Basketball Athletes of the Week: November 25, 2019

Men's Basketball Athletes of the Week: November 25, 2019

Offensive Athlete of the Week

Name: Marcus Gee
School: Caltech
Year: Junior
Position: Guard
Hometown: Santa Monica, Calif.

Marcus Gee helped Caltech to a 50-49 victory over Occidental in the 110 Rivalry contest on Saturday. Gee was 8-of-16 (50%) from the floor for 19 points, including a 3-for-3 effort from beyond-the-arc in the second half. Gee also dished out three assists, added two steals and pulled down two rebounds in the winning effort for the Beavers. 

Defensive Athlete of the Week

Name: Ryan Kaneshiro
School: Occidental
Year: Senior
Position: Guard
Hometown: Santa Clarita, Calif.

Ryan Kaneshiro led Occidental on the defensive end as the Tigers defeated West Coast Baptist, 88-63 before falling to Caltech, 50-49 in 110 Rivalry acton. Kaneshiro grabbed 11 of his 14 rebounds on the defensive glass, while notching six steals for the week, including four against the Beavers. He also contributed 12 points and seven assists (five against Caltech) during the week.