BU's Yacob named America East Rookie of the Week

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BU's Yacob named America East Rookie of the Week

February 24, 2014 Updated Feb 24, 2014 at 12:50 PM EST

Vestal, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Another week and another Binghamton University men's basketball player has been named the America East Rookie of the Week.

For the second time this season, BU freshman guard Yosef Yacob was named Rookie of the Week on Monday.

Yacob is one of four Bearcat freshman to earn the honor. This week is the seventh week this season a BU player has won the award.

In the last two games Yacob averaged 16 points, including 20 points in a win over UMBC on Saturday in Baltimore, MD.

Binghamton returns to the court on Thursday with a trip to Hartford.

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