Rafael Maia, Men's Basketball

Rafael Maia, Men's Basketball

Men's basketball junior forward Rafael Maia (Sao Paulo, Brazil) turned in strong performances in games against Bryant and Central Connecticut.  He just missed a double-double against Bryant with 16 points on 5-of-10 shooting from the field and 6-of-6 shooting from the free throw line, while grabbing eight rebounds.

Maia then registered a double-double against Central Connecticut with 13 points and 10 rebounds. He connected on 5-of-6 shots from the field against the Bulldogs.  To cap off a great week, Maia was a nominee for the Allstate Good Works Team which will be announced in February.