PISCATAWAY, NJ – Quincy Douby (Brooklyn, NY) a 6-3, 175-pound guard, was named the BIG EAST Co- Rookie of the Week, the league office announced today. Douby shares this week’s honor with Guillermo Diaza of Miami.
The deep-shooting Douby scored 21 points points to pace Rutgers to a 77-67 victory over Temple in the Scarlet Knights’ only game of the week on Dec. 3. Douby shot 63.6 percent (7-of-11) from the field vs. the Owls, was 4-of-6 from the field and a perfect 3-for-3 from the free throw line.
The freshman is averaging 11.3 ppg., is hitting three-pointers at a .438 clip (7-of-16) and is shooting free throws at a .909 clip (10-of-11).
Following the postponement of the Dec. 6 game vs. Monmouth, Rutgers (3-1) is next in action on Dec. 10 at Penn State. Tip-off time is 7:30 p.m.