Brandon Emerick Named Regent of the Week
Sophomore guard Brandon Emerick (Elkhart, Ind.) has been named Regent of the Week for the week ending February 3, 2019. Emerick helped lead Rockford to a 2-0 week in NACC play and get the Regents within striking distance of securing a berth in the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Tournament. The sophomore opened with 13 points on 6-for-8 (75.0%) shooting, 2 assists and 2 steals in Rockford's 80-72 win over Marian. He then capped off his week with 21 points on 7-for-11 (63.6%) shooting, including knocking down a pair of three-pointers, as Rockford won at Benedictine for the first time since 2010. Emerick also added 3 rebounds, 3 assists and 2 steals to his totals. For the week, he averaged 17.0 points on 68.4% shooting, 2.5 assists, 2.0 steals and 1.5 rebounds.