Kenney Named AMCC Player of the Week

Release Date:
January 25, 2005
The Office of Sports Information
(716) 649-7900 ext. 333

January 24, 2005


GIBSONIA, PAHilbert College men’s basketball player Sean Kenney was named Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Player of the Week for the week of January 17. 


The senior forward averaged 25.0 points and 7.0 rebounds in three games for the week, helping to lead the Hawks to a 3-0 record.  Kenney shot 57% from the field, and 37% from behind the three-point arc. 


Kenney had a double-double, 25 points and 10 rebounds, to help lead the Hawks to a 77-66 victory over Pitt-Bradford on Tuesday night.  Kenney followed that performance with a career-high 32 points, including five three-pointers, in a 114-94 win over Mount Aloysius.  Kenney rounded out his spectacular week with an 18-point effort in a 78-70 victory over Penn State-Altoona.


On the season, Kenney is averaging 11.9 points and 4.6 rebounds in 15 games.  He has averaged 19.5 points over his last 8 games.  The senior is majoring in business administration.

Hilbert College, located in suburban Hamburg, N.Y., south of Buffalo, is a private four-year college founded in 1957 in the Catholic Franciscan tradition. With nearly 1,100 students, Hilbert is a dynamic Western New York college that offers career-focused majors, including one of the top criminal justice programs in the region, and more than 50 minors and concentrations. The college’s engaging, student-centered campus community offers numerous leadership, internship, and service learning opportunities from which students launch successful careers while making positive changes in their communities. The Hilbert Blueprint promotes a well-rounded student experience over four years – starting with the Foundations Seminar in the freshman year, followed by Sophomore Service, Junior Symposium, and culminating with the Senior Capstone. Hilbert has expanded its academic offerings with the college’s first graduate programs and new Accelerated Degree Programs geared to adult learners.