Matthews Named ECAC Metro Player of the Week

- Matthews earns honors for second consecutive week -

Centerville, Mass. - Senior forward AJ Matthews (Brooklyn, N.Y.) was named ECAC Division III Metro Player of the Week on December 11th, 2012.

This week Matthews averaged 21.3 points, 18 rebounds and 2.6 blocks in a 2-1 week for Farmingdale State. He scored 21 points and recorded 21 rebounds on Dec. 5 as Farmingdale State earned a 78-57 win over Purchase. Matthews then tallied in 29 points and had 25 boards in the Rams' 73-57 victory over Valley Forge Christian Academy at the 21st Annual Doc Greene Tournament hosted by Juniata College. Matthews was named to the all-tournament team as the Rams were runner-up.

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