University of Maine freshman forward Andrew Fleming was named the America East Rookie of the Week  by the conference on Monday morning.

Fleming notched a career high 20 points against Central Connecticut State this past Wednesday evening and averaged 12 points for the week.  The forward also combined to have 14 rebounds, three steals, and a block in games versus CCSU and Duke.

The true freshman is second on the team in minutes for the 2016-17 season and is third on the team in points for the year.

The Black Bears are back in action as they look for their third win against Holy Cross on Wednesday afternoon in Bangor.