Malachi Roberts of Rocky Mountain College has been chosen as the Frontier Conference men’s basketball player of the week.
Roberts is a 6-foot-4 sophomore guard from East Wenatchee, Wash. Rocky opened its season by going 2-0 at the Craig Finberg Memorial Tournament in Dillon.
The Bears beat Walla Walla University 76-52 and College of Idaho 80-65. Roberts averaged 21.5 points, 3.5 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 1.5 steals in the two wins.
He shot 14 of 22 from the field (64 percent), 7 of 13 on 3-point field goals (54 percent) and 8 of 9 from the free-throw line (89 percent).