Pat Calathes Named Big 5 Player of the Week
Courtesy: SJU Athletic Communications  
Release:  01/02/2008

Jan. 2, 2008

PHILADELPHIA - Saint Joseph's Pat Calathes has been named the Big 5 Player of the Week for the week ending December 30. The senior led the Hawks to a 74-68 win at Siena.

The 6-10 forward posted 14 points and a career-high 16 rebounds at Siena. He had three steals, including one with 13 seconds to play when the Hawks were leading by only three. Calathes stole the pass and went the length of the court for a dunk to give SJU a 73-68 lead.

Calathes leads the Hawks in scoring (17.4) and rebounds (7.6) and blocked shots (21), while ranking second on the team in assists.

The Hawks, now 7-4, open conference play at UMass on Wednesday, January 9.