OXFORD, OH (FOX19) - Miami University freshman guard Brian Sullivan has been lighting it up for the RedHawks and was tabbed the Mid-American Conference Freshman of the Month for January, the conference office announced Wednesday afternoon.
Sullivan scored in double figures in six of Miami's eight games in January, including two 20-point performances, and scored at least eight points in every game during the month. He led Miami in scoring in four of its eight games in January, and his 15.1 ppg in January led all RedHawks. Sullivan shot 48.2 percent from the field, 53.3 percent from 3-point range and 75.0 percent from the free throw line last month. His 13.9 ppg in MAC play leads all MAC freshmen and ties for eighth among conference leaders.