Hinkle Named Player of the Week

Hinkle Named Player of the Week

Senior Charles Hinkle was named the Patriot League Anaconda Player of the Week after leading the Eagles to a 2-1 record last week and averaging 24.3 ppg, 5.3 rpg, 2.3 apg and 1.3 spg.

Hinkle has scored at least 20 points in each of the Eagles' four games this season, and currently ranks ninth in the country with 23.2 ppg and eighth in total scoring (93). He scored a career-high 27 points against Florida Atlantic in American's home opener.

The Los Alamitos, Calif. native shot 82.9 percent from the foul line last week, including recording a 91.8 percent free throw percentage at UMES. He also was a perfect 3-for-3 from beyond the arc at Columbia. Hinkle also posted a team-high seven rebounds at Columbia on Saturday.

This is Hinkle's first career Patriot League Player of the Week honor. The senior was also named the GEICO Student-Athlete of the Week for his performance.

Hinkle and the Eagles will return to Bender Arena when they take on Quinnipiac tomorrow, Tuesday, November 22 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are still available for the game, and you can order them by clicking here or by calling (202) 885-TIXX. The game will also be broadcast live on Eagles Vision TV.