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Johnson, Dowtin Share A-10 Player of the Week Award After Marquee Performances

Courtesy: Atlantic 10 Conference

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – La Salle senior B.J. Johnson and Rhode Island sophomore Jeff Dowtin were selected as the GEICO Atlantic 10 Conference Men’s Basketball Co-Players of the Week, while Davidson freshman Kellan Grady was named the league’s Rookie of the Week. The awards, announced Monday, are for games played Feb. 19-25.

Johnson averaged 26.0 points and 16.0 rebounds over two games for the Explorers, shooting 51.5 percent (17-of-33) from the floor. The forward from Philadelphia had a career week, beginning with 29 points and a career-best 23 rebounds in an overtime loss to No. 18/18 Rhode Island...

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