Petrasek Honored as Ivy League Rookie of the Week
PRINCETON, N.J. – For the second consecutive week, Columbia first-year Luke Petrasek was honored by the Ivy League after being named Co-Rookie of the Week by the conference on Monday. Petrasek shares the award with Brown’s Steven Spieth.
The 6-10 forward put together a strong all-around game against St. John’s on Saturday. In front of a large crowd and national television audience, Petrasek scored 12 points, including a highlight-reel dunk (which can be seen by clicking the video above), on 6-of-8 shooting while pulling down five rebounds and dishing for four assists.
Sophomore Grant Mullins also earned a spot on the Weekly Honor Roll for the second straight time after scoring a game-high 17 points against the Red Storm.
The Lions return to action on Monday, Dec. 30 at Colgate. Tip-off is at 7 p.m. and can be heard live on the Ivy League Digital Network.