Barnes Lands On Skyline MBB Weekly Honor Roll

Barnes Lands On Skyline MBB Weekly Honor Roll

KINGS POINT, N.Y. (Dec. 2, 2019) – The Skyline Conference announced the weekly awards for men's basketball on Monday morning and U.S. Merchant Marine Academy junior Seth Barnes (Chillicothe, Ohio) was selected to the league's weekly honor roll. The nod comes after he helped lead the Mariners to a 90-83 road overtime win at Medgar Evers last Monday. 

Barnes led USMMA with 20 points off the bench in the victory. The forward shot 8-for-14 from the field (57.1-percent) with four three-pointers, including three-straight during a 9-0 run for the Mariners in the first half. He also added four rebounds, five assists and one steal in the contest. 

For the complete release from the Skyline Conference, click here.

As a team, the Mariners rank in the top-25 among all Division III programs in two categories. They are 16th with 13.8 personal fouls per game and 17th in scoring defense, holding opponents to just 61.8 points per game.

To view the Mariners' full updated NCAA Statistical Rankings, follow this link. (Note: Team rankings are on page 1 and individual rankings are on page 2.)

The Mariners are back in action this Wednesday night, Dec. 4, when they travel to Brooklyn to take on Pratt Institute. Tipoff is scheduled for 8 p.m. at the Cannoneers' ARC Gym. Live stats and a live video feed of the game will be available with links on the USMMA Men's Basketball Schedule Page

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