Huntington, Ind.—The Huntington University Athletic Department announced its Athlete of the Week for the week of December 3-9, 2007. Men’s basketball junior Kyle Benge earned the honor for the second consecutive week.
Kyle Benge, an Elementary/Special Education major from Plymouth, Indiana (Plymouth High School) helped lead Huntington to a 2-0 week by averaging a team-high 19.5 points and 5.5 assists in the Foresters’ two games. He scored 19 points and had three assists in Huntington’s 68-61 win over MCC rival St. Francis and he had 20 points and eight dishes in the Foresters’ 95-60 rout of the Fighting Saints from the University of St. Francis in Illinois. Huntington (9-3) returns to action on Saturday, December 15 when they host Calumet College of St. Joseph at 3:00 p.m.
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