Duluth Native Starks Leads Nation in Scoring

By KBJR News 1

November 18, 2013 Updated Nov 18, 2013 at 11:04 PM CDT

Smithfield, RI (NNCNOW.com) --- Duluth, Minn. native and Bryant junior guard Dyami Starks has been named the Northeastern Conference (NEC) player of the week for a second straight week, it was announced on Monday afternoon.

Starks has had a historic start to this season with the Bulldogs, averaging 33.3 points per game across the first three contests to lead all of NCAA Division I in scoring.

The former Duluth East standout has 100 points in those three games, the most of any NEC player to start a season since LIU Brooklyn's Charles Jones had 102 points his first three games of the 1997-98 season.

Starks has scored 30 or more points in each of his team's first three games, helping Bryant to a (2-1) record to start the year. He is shooting field goals at a 51.4 percent clip and three-pointers at 50.0 percent, not to mention his 81.8 percent mark from the free throw line.

Posted by Zach Schneider
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