The St. Bonaventure University GoBonnies.com Male Athlete of the Week for the week ending Jan. 3, 2016 is men’s basketball sophomore Jaylen Adams.
Adams, who was honored as the Atlantic 10 Men’s Basketball Player of the Week Monday, was electric in leading the Bonnies to an A-10-opening victory over Davidson on Saturday. He netted a career-high 30 points on 7-of-13 shooting including 5-of-8 from beyond the arc and 11-of-11 at the free throw line as the Bonnies won, 97-85. Adams also added six rebounds and four assists in 39 minutes of action.
Earlier in the week, Adams posted 16 points and 12 assists in an 82-68 victory for the Bonnies over Niagara on Dec. 30 while playing 38 minutes. His 12 assists are the most by an Atlantic 10 player this season.