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Schott Named SCAC Player of the Week

Schott Named SCAC Player of the Week

February 12, 2008

schott112806.jpgFebruary 12, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - Senior Stephen Schott has been named the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Player of the Week for games played February 4-10. The honor was the third of his career.

Schott averaged 23.5 points and 8.5 rebounds per game as the Tigers picked up home wins against Rhodes and Birmingham-Southern over the weekend.

Averaging just 26.5 minutes per game, Schott hit on 68.2 percent of his shots from the field (15-22) and scored the second-most points of his career with a 28-point effort against Birmingham-Southern. He was also 17 of 20 (85.0%) from the free throw line.

For the season, Schott is averaging 14.0 points (14th in the SCAC) and 7.9 rebounds (fifth in the SCAC) per game. He is leading the league in field goal percentage at 54.5%.

He currently ranks 10th in DePauw history with 1,349 career points and third with 789 rebounds. Those totals ranks 24th and third in SCAC history, respectively.

The Tigers conclude the home portion of the regular season schedule on Saturday, February 16, when they host third-ranked Centre at 3 p.m.