Grinnell, IA – Tristan Shoup, a 6’5” sophomore for the Beloit College Men's Basketball team from Fort Atkinson, WI has been named the Midwest Conference Player of the Week for the week ending February 11th, announced by the league office today.
Shoup had another big week for the Bucs and has led them to three straight MWC wins. On Wednesday night at Cornell, Shoup shot 58 percent from the floor (7-for-12) and knocked down two free throws for 16 points. He also grabbed eight rebounds, dished out five assists, had a pair of blocks and steals. In Saturday’s home win over Knox College, Shoup led all scorers with 20 points and pulled down 14 boards. He filled the box score with six assists, a block and four steals for the game.
The Buccaneers, travel to Mount Vernon, Iowa on Tuesday night to take on the Cornell College Rams. Tipoff is at 5:00 p.m.