Hempstead, NY – Hofstra University graduate forward Zeke Upshaw was named the GoHofstra.com Student-Athlete of the Week, it was announced on January 21.
Upshaw averaged 18.5 points and 4.5 rebounds per game for Hofstra as the Pride went 1-1 last week.
Upshaw opened up the week by tying the school record with seven three-pointers in the 69-64 win over UNCW. Upshaw poured in a game-high 27 points in the contest and added five rebounds.
He followed that game up with a 10-point, four-rebound effort at SMU on Sunday.
Upshaw, who has now scored in double figures in eight straight games, has played 120 out of a possible 120 minutes in conference play. He is now averaging 19.1 points and 4.4 rebounds per game this season, while starting all 18 games and averaging 35.2 minutes per outing.
Hofstra is next in action tomorrow when it hosts William & Mary at 7 p.m. For ticket information call (516) HOF-TIXX or visit GoHofstra.com/tix.