Kittel's Triple-Double Secures Weekly Honor

Eric Kittel
Eric Kittel

Concordia University Wisconsin's Eric Kittel has been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Men's Basketball Student-Athlete of the Week for events of Jan. 16-22, as selected by the league's sports information directors.

Kittel (Brillion, Wis.) recorded his first career triple-double in the Falcons' 100-83 win over Rockford University Saturday. The senior guard scored 19 points, pulled down 11 rebounds and dished out 10 assists in the NACC road win, while also finishing the game with five steals. Kittel helped the Falcons win at Milwaukee School of Engineering earlier in the week, scoring 26 points and adding nine assists. For the week he averaged 22.5 points and 9.5 assists per game while turning the ball over just twice.


Other nominations: Ty Carlson, Aurora; Adam Reynolds, Benedictine; Israel Dosie, Concordia Chicago; Tyler Lemke, Edgewood; Brandon James, Lakeland; Alex Manhardt, Marian; Collin Seubert, MSOE; Zach Wallace, Rockford; Tanner Schieve, Wisconsin Lutheran.