Haidar Named Player of the Week

BAY CITY, Mich. - Michigan Technological University senior Ali Haidar was named the GLIAC North Division Player of the Week after tallying a pair of double-doubles last week for Michigan Tech.

The Windsor, Ontario, native scored 29 points and grabbed 14 rebounds in an overtime win at Wayne State. He also had three blocks, two steals and one assist. The following game at Saginaw Valley State he tallied 25 points and 11 rebounds. He currently ranks fifth in the nation in scoring with 24.6 points and 16th in rebounds with 9.9 per game.