12/14/2010 – Jamell Hatchett averaged 21 points and twelve rebounds for Aquinas College against two Top 15-ranked teams to earn the Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference (WHAC) Player of the Week award in the sport of men's basketball.
The junior from Grand Rapids, Mich. scored 28 points, grabbed twelve rebounds and had an assist and a steal during a one-point lost to third-ranked Cornerstone University, 79-78. In a 65-56 loss to No. 15 Indiana Tech, Hatchett scored 14 points, had 12 rebounds and again had an assist and a steal.
He shot 51.7% from the field on the week as he averaged seven more points than his season average of 13 per game. He also improved his rebounds, grabbing 6.5 more rebounds than his 5.5 average.
Aquinas dropped to 5-8 on the year and takes the court next on Thursday against Grace Bible College at the Sturrus Sports & Fitness Center.