Providence, Rhode Island – Brown freshman forward Dockery Walker (Dover, DE) was named the Ivy League's Rookie of the Week after making a quantum leap in his play by recording back-to-back double-doubles in consecutive games against American and Lyndon State.
Walker registered his first career double-double on the road against American in Washington, DC, scoring 10 points and grabbing 13 rebounds, both career highs. He came back with a new career best 12 points on 5 of 6 shooting from the field, and 10 rebounds, against Lyndon State.
Walker's 4.2 rebounds per game rank third on the Brown team and 18th in the Ivy League.
Walker and his Brown teammates open the Ivy League season at home against Yale on Saturday, January 15. The matinee match-up starts at 2:00 p.m. at the Pizzitola Sports Center.