February 9, 2009
BAY CITY, Mich. – Tyler Kazmierkoski has been selected as this week’s Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) North Division Men’s Basketball Player of the Week. The senior guard from Peshtigo, Wis. led Northern Michigan University to GLIAC road wins last week over Ashland and Tiffin. In the 75-67 win at Ashland on Thursday, he scored a game-high 20 points while recording five rebounds. His 6-11 (.545) performance on the arc helped NMU avenge a home loss to the Eagles on Jan. 10. Kazmierkoski then posted a game-high 26 points in a 77-58 win at Tiffin on Saturday.
For the week he averaged 23.0 points and 4.5 rebounds, while going 9-17 (.529) from beyond the arc. Currently for the season he is averaging 11.1 points and 4.0 rebounds a game.
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