STAMFORD, Conn. – Stamford’s Eric Jean-Guillaume, a Trinity Catholic High School grad and a senior at Franklin Pierce University in New Hampshire, was named the men’s basketball Northeast-10 Conference Player of the Year for the second straight time on Thursday.
Jean-Guillaume is just the second player in conference history to receive the award in consecutive seasons.
Jean-Guillaume averaged 16.4 points, 3.5 assists, 3.3 rebounds and 2.4 steals per game. He is sixth in the conference in scoring and ranks among the top 15 in the conference in four other categories.
He scored a career-high 32 points in a win over UMass-Lowell on Feb. 23, and has averaged 20.0 points per game over the last eight games.
Franklin Pierce (19-7) begins play in the Northeast-10 tournament Sunday as the No. 4 seed. The Ravens meet No. 5 Southern Connecticut in New Hampshire on Sunday.