Freshman guard Matt Mobley was named the Northeast Conference Co-Rookie of the Week on Monday, it was announced by the conference office. Mobley shares the honor with LIU Brooklyn's Glenn Feidanga.
The freshman from Worcester, MA, continued his strong NEC play averaging 18.5 points, 4.5 rebounds and 2.5 assists in a 1-1 week for CCSU. Mobley began his week with career-highs of 22 points and seven rebounds in 38 minutes in a road win at Wagner. Mobley was 6-of-6 from the line, all in the final minute, and 4-of-8 from three as the Blue Devils picked up their first NEC win of the season. Mobley was 6-of-13 from the field and he led CCSU in both points and rebounds in the win. He scored nine points in the game's final 30 seconds.
He followed that up with 15 points in a road loss to FDU on Saturday, while adding three assists and two steals. Mobley was 11-of-25 from the field, 5-of-13 from three and 10-of-10 from the line while averaging 36.5 minutes per game last week.