Moundou-Missi Earns Ivy Rookie of the Week Honors
Steve Moundou-Missi is averaging 6.3 points per game in Ivy League contests (Gil Talbot).
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – After helping the No. 23 Harvard men’s basketball team to two road victories at Yale and Brown, Steve Moundou-Missi has been tabbed the Ivy League Rookie of the Week, the conference office announced Monday.
In Harvard’s 65-35 victory at Yale, Moundou-Missi tallied 10 points, as he made five field goals, while grabbing five rebounds and making three steals. The 30-point victory marked the widest margin of victory in the series history against the Bulldogs. Moundou-Missi followed that performance by collecting a career-high 10 rebounds, scoring six points and blocking two shots in the 68-59 win at Brown Saturday.
Moundou-Missi and the Crimson will return home to host Cornell and Columbia Feb. 3-4. Both games are slated for 7 p.m. starts at Lavietes Pavilion. Harvard, which has won six straight games, is off to a 4-0 start in conference play and stands at 18-2 overall.