February 20, 2006

Chris Skrelja Named Ivy League Rookie of the Week

Feb. 20, 2006

Providence, RI - Brown University freshman forward Chris Skrelja (Hastings-on-Hudson, NY), who scored a career high 19 points in Brown's 79-66 win over Harvard Friday evening, was named the Ivy League Rookie of the Week.

Skrelja came off the bench to score his career high 19 points against the Crimson on 8 of 11 shooting from the field, including 3 of 4 shooting from behind the three-point arc. He completed his big game by pulling down a career high 10 rebounds against Harvard.

In addition, Skrelja scored seven points and grabbed five rebounds on Saturday against Dartmouth in Hanover, New Hampshire.

Skrelja is one of four Brown players to have competed in all 23 games for the Bears, averaging 12.4 minutes per game.