GREENVILLE, Pa. (Feb. 14) – Bethany College freshman Chaice Truex (Wheeling, W.Va./St. John Central (Ohio)) was tabbed the Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) Rookie of the Week announced the league office Monday afternoon.
On Tuesday, the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) also selected Truex as the Divison III South Region Rookie of the Week.
He averaged 18.0 points, 6.5 rebounds and 1.5 steals per game to help the Bison split its two games last week.
Truex helped the Bison earn a victory over league-leading Saint Vincent last Wednesday with a career-high 25 points on 9-of-14 (64.3 percent) shooting, including 5-for-6 from three-point range, and a team-high eight rebounds. The Wheeling, West Virginia native added 11 points and five rebounds in the team's loss to Washington & Jefferson on Saturday.
The rookie of the week nod is the fourth this season for Truex and first since January 9.