Feb. 2, 2004
Baltimore, Md. - Charlie Bell is Comcast SportsNet's College Athlete of the Week after leading the Greyhounds to a 63-57 win over Marist last Thursday. Bell will be named this week's recipient during tonight's 6:30 p.m. SportsNite news program on Comcast.
On Thursday night, Bell matched a career-high with 25 points on 7-of-13 shooting. He led the Greyhounds with seven rebounds and five assists, scoring 20 points in the second half. Loyola's win snapped the nation's longest losing streak, causing the students to storm the court in celebration.
Bell, Loyola's leading scorer this season (15.1 ppg), also led the 'Hounds in scoring on Saturday at St. Peter's. Bell posted 12 points and five rebounds in a loss to the Peacocks. He scored 62 total points in three games last week and currently leads the team in steals (24) and three-point field goals (42).