Tim Clifford Named Crusader Of The Week

Nov. 27, 2006

WORCESTER, Mass. - Junior center Tim Clifford (Walpole, Mass.) has been named the Holiday Inn Express Crusader of the Week, for competition from November 20-26. Last week, Clifford averaged 17.5 points, 4.0 rebounds and 2.5 blocks per game, as the Holy Cross men's basketball team posted a pair of victories over Harvard (82-69) and William & Mary (66-57).

In Tuesday night's win at Harvard, Clifford led the team with 22 points, while making nine out of 11 field goal attempts. He also posted three blocks and two rebounds against the Crimson. Clifford then totaled 13 points, six rebounds and two blocked shots in Saturday's victory over William & Mary.

Through five games played this season, Clifford is now averaging 11.2 points, 5.6 rebounds and 2.4 blocks per game. Over the course of his career as a Crusader, he has totaled 384 points, 226 rebounds and 91 blocked shots

The Crusaders (5-0 overall) return to action tonight, Nov. 27, when they play at Syracuse in a 7:00 p.m. game which will be shown live on ESPNU.