Anthony Hodge Honored as AMCC Player of the Week
- Release Date:
- November 27, 2012
- The Office of Sports Information
- (716) 649-7900 ext. 333
HAMBURG, NY - Hilbert College senior Anthony Hodge (Brooklyn, NY) was named the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference’s men’s basketball Player of the Week November 26.
Hodge scored a season-high 18 points, shooting five for ten from the floor and seven for eight from the foul line as the Hawks beat Cazenovia College 78-51. Then four days later, Hodge chipped in 15 points to lead Hilbert over Alfred University, 77-67, in another non-conference victory. The 5-8 guard came off the bench to grab four rebounds (2 offensive) and dished four assists in his 32 minutes of court-time.
Currently Hodge is 13th in the conference for point per game (13.7), is tied for 10th in assists per game (2.3), 13th in free throw percentage (.769) and 13th in steals (1.7).
Hilbert is 4-1 heading into AMCC play November 28 against D’Youville College (0-4) at the Hafner Recreation Center.
Hilbert College, located in suburban Hamburg, N.Y., south of Buffalo, is a private four-year college founded in 1957 in the Catholic Franciscan tradition. With nearly 1,100 students, Hilbert is a dynamic Western New York college that offers career-focused majors, including one of the top criminal justice programs in the region, and more than 50 minors and concentrations. The college’s engaging, student-centered campus community offers numerous leadership, internship and service learning opportunities from which students launch successful careers while making positive changes in their communities. Hilbert has expanded its academic offerings with the college’s first graduate programs, one a master’s in criminal justice administration and the other a master’s in public administration, and new Accelerated Degree Programs geared to adult learners.