PLYMOUTH, N.H. – The senior center on the Plymouth State University men’s basketball team was honored Tuesday with selection to the Little East Conference Weekly Honor Roll for his performance in two Panther games last week.
Senior co-captain Kevin Boutilier (North Andover, Mass.) earned selection to the Weekly Honor Roll. It is the first time Boutiler has been honored by the LEC since being named Rookie of the Week in January of 2003.
A 6’6” center, Boutilier (left) averaged 23.5 points and 6.0 rebounds as PSU went 1-1 for the week, including a single and a double overtime game. He shot 61.3 percent from the field (10-of-31) and 81.8 percent from the free throw line (9-of-11). Boutilier scored 23 points in an overtime home loss to UMass Boston on Tuesday, and matched his career high with 24 points in a double overtime win Saturday at Eastern Connecticut. He has scored in double figures in six straight games and 11 out of 14 this season.
Boutilier leads the LEC in field goal percentage (57.5) and ranks among the conference leaders in scoring (ninth at 14.4 points per game), rebounds (tied for 11th with 6.1 per game), free throw percentage (fifth at 79.1), and blocked shots (tied for eighth at 0.79 per game).
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