VanDuluitgaarden Earns Third AMCC Player of the Week Honors

VanDuluitgaarden Earns Third AMCC Player of the Week Honors

Buffalo, NY - Capping off an incredible regular season career, senior Jeremy VanDuluitgaarden (Verona, NY/Vernon-Verona-Sherrill) of the D'Youville men's basketball team has been named Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) Player of the Week for the third time this season.

Jeremy averaged 27.3 PPG, 15.7 RPG, 2.0 BPG, 2.0 APG, and 38.7 MPG in three games this past week on the way to the team's first postseason appearance since 2014-15. He began the week with 19 points and 19 rebounds in a four-point loss to Medaille. He added three steals and three assists in the game.

Then on Wednesday in a 77-76 win over Hilbert, VanDuluitgaarden tied a career high with 32 point and five rebounds, adding 13 rebounds as he hit the game-tying and game-winning free throws with 0:00.4 on the game clock. Jeremy then went for 31 and 15 rebounds in the loss to Franciscan on Saturday.

At the end of the regular season, VanDuluitgaarden was the conference leader in scoring and rebounding at 18.5 PPG and 10.3 RPG. In 23 of 25 games played this season, VanDuluitgaarden has scored in double-figures, His 11 double-doubles led the team as well.

Saving his best year for last, Jeremy recorded career highs in points, rebounds, minutes, field goal percentage, blocks, assists, and steals per game. 

The full list of players of the week can be found on the AMCC website.