Presque Isle, ME - Wilburn Griffiths, UMPI Owls (Junior, Forward - Queens, NY)
Wil Griffiths was named the North Atlantic Conference Player of the Week for the week ending Sunday December 16th. Griffiths was instrumental in am 80 t0 70 road win at UMaine-Fort Kent and a 75 to 60 home victory over UMaine-Machias as the Owls improved their record to 6-5 on the season. Griffiths had 12 points, seven rebounds, an assist and a block while hitting 6 of 9 shots from the floor (67%) in a win at UMaine-Fort Kent. The 6'4" sophomore forward followed that up with 14 points, nine rebounds, two steals and two blocks in a win over the Clippers of Machias. Griffiths racked up 26 points, 16 rebounds, three assists, three blocks and two steals across both wins.