La Roche College men's basketball guard, Mike Dixon, has been named the AMCC Conference Player of the Week for the week of February 20, 2012.
Last week, Dixon averaged 17.5 ppg, 9.5 rpg, 4.5 apg, and 2.5 spg in a week that saw La Roche go 1-1 and clinch a first-round bye in the AMCC Conference Tournament.
Dixon recorded 19 points, 8 boards and 4 assists in an overtime victory against Franciscan University on Wednesday and followed it up on Saturday with 16 points, 11 rebounds, 5 assists, and 2 steals in a loss to Medaille College.
This is the second time a Redhawk has won AMCC Conference Player of the Week this season. David Jackson received the honor on December 5, 2011.