Pat Rossi: Men's BasketballPat Rossi
of the Springfield College men's basketball team has been named this week's Springfield College Male Maroon Athlete of the Week through Jan. 2. A native of Rock Tavern, N .Y.
, the 6-5 junior forward averaged eight points and five rebounds as SC split a pair of games in the Hampton Inn-West Springfield/Naismith Classic. For the tourney, Rossi shot .533 from the floor (8-of-15). In a 72-48 first-round win over the University of New England, Pat scored six points and added six rebounds in 18 minutes. The physical education major went 3-for-5 from the floor. In a 59-46 loss to Eastern Connecticut in the tourney's championship game, he scored 10 points, while adding four rebounds in 19 minutes of action. He shot .500 (5-of-10) from the field. For his efforts, Rossi was named to the All-Tournament team. Springfield is now 8-4 on the season.
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