WHITEFISH — Jared Samuelson of Rocky Mountain College was selected the Frontier Conference player of the week for men's basketball.
Samuelson is a 6-7 sophomore forward from Billings. The Billings West graduate transferred to the Battlin' Bears this season after starting his college career at the University of Montana.
Samuelson earned the honor by posting a double-double of 24 points and 17 rebounds in an 81-78 loss to Menlo College in the first game of the Cactus Classic in Chandler, Arizona.
Samuelson was 9 of 16 from the field against Menlo, including 3 of 5 from 3-point range. He also made all three free throw attempts.