Altmann Named CAC Men's Basketball Player of the Week

YORK, Pa. -- Mary Washington senior center BRANDON ALTMANN (Vienna, Va./Marshall), Gallaudet junior guard BRITTAINY PAYNE (Pine Hill, N.J./New Jersey School for the Deaf) and St. Mary’s senior guard STEPHANIE SAINT-AUBIN (Bowie, Md./Elizabeth Seton) were selected as the CAC Players of the Week for Nov. 30, 2009.


MEN’S BASKETBALL
Mary Washington senior center BRANDON ALTMANN (Vienna, Va./Marshall) was named CAC Men’s Basketball Player of the Week after averaging 25.7 points and 7.7 rebounds in three games. Altmann opened the week by scoring 27 points, 63% of the team’s total offense, in a loss against NCAA Division I Delaware State. He followed with consecutive 25-point outings, and 18 total rebounds, in UMW’s games against Hampden-Sydney and North Carolina Wesleyan in the South Region Shootout. Altmann, who posted a double-double with 12 boards vs. N.C. Wesleyan, shot 26-45 from the floor (57.8%) and 25-33 from the line (75.8%) for the week.