WALNUT CREEK – Cal State East Bay's Gabe Kindred has been named the Wilson/California Collegiate Athletic Association Men's Basketball Player of the Week for the week of Nov. 8-10.
Senior from Oakland, Kindred had a fantastic weekend despite the Pioneers' pair of losses to PacWest opponents, Academy of Art and Dominican (Calif.).
On Friday night, Kindred set a career-high with 23 points and a .727 shooting percentage, making eight of his 11 attempts from the floor. The next night, during the Pioneers' heartbreaking double-overtime loss against the Penguins, he topped the previous night's career-best with 24 points scored while also leading his team with nine rebounds and six assists.
For the weekend, the guard shot over 60 percent from the field and knocked down 15-of-22 from the free throw line, while averaging 23.5 points per game. Kindred also collected 13 rebounds and four steals.