Monday, February 28, 2011

St. Joe's Galloway is A-10 Rookie of the Week

 Saint Joseph's guard Langston Galloway has been named the Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week for February 28 and the fourth time this season.

Galloway averaged 16.5 points and 4.5 rebounds in a 1-1 week for Saint Joseph's. The 6-2 freshman capped off the week scoring a career-high 27 points as the Hawks beat St. Bonaventure, 79-65. Galloway shot 8-for-13 from the field against the Bonnies including a 5-for-7 effort from three-point range. He also committed just one turnover in 38 minutes of action.

For the week, the Baton Rouge, La., native shot 43.5 percent (10-for-23) from the floor, 50.0 percent (6-for-12) from three-point range and was 7-for-8 (87.5 percent) from the free throw line.

Galloway's 27 points against St. Bonaventure marked his seventh 20-plus point game of the year. He is averaging 12.5 points per game, to rank second on the team.

The Hawks close out the home schedule on Wednesday hosting Richmond before ending the regular season on Saturday at Charlotte.

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