SW’s Blevins named RSC Men’s POW


Rio Grande’s Shiloah Blevins elevates for a first-half jump shot in last Tuesday night’s 80-61 win over Carlow University in River States Conference play at the Newt Oliver Arena. Blevins finished with a career-high 32 points to reach the 1,000-point mark for his career in the victory.

Rio Grande’s Shiloah Blevins elevates for a first-half jump shot in last Tuesday night’s 80-61 win over Carlow University in River States Conference play at the Newt Oliver Arena. Blevins finished with a career-high 32 points to reach the 1,000-point mark for his career in the victory.


Courtesy of Justyce Stout | University of Rio Grande

MIDDLETOWN — University of Rio Grande senior Shiloah Blevins put up 24 points per game to garner River States Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week for Feb. 7 thru Feb. 13.

A forward from South Webster, Blevins led the RedStorm to a 2-0 week with 48 points in two games.

He also averaged 7.5 rebounds and 1.5 rebounds per game while shooting 44-percent from the field.

Blevins had 32 points in an 80-61 victory over Carlow (Pa.), a game in which he surpassed 1,000 career points.

He then had 16 points and nine rebounds while playing all 40 minutes in a win at Point Park (Pa.).

Blevins finished with exactly 32 points — a new career-high — and connected on his milestone bucket with 52 seconds left to give Rio Grande its largest lead of the night.

Blevins also had six rebounds and handed out a team-high three assists in the victory.

Rio Grande’s Shiloah Blevins elevates for a first-half jump shot in last Tuesday night’s 80-61 win over Carlow University in River States Conference play at the Newt Oliver Arena. Blevins finished with a career-high 32 points to reach the 1,000-point mark for his career in the victory.
https://www.portsmouth-dailytimes.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/28/2022/02/web1_RioBlevinsPOTW-1.jpgRio Grande’s Shiloah Blevins elevates for a first-half jump shot in last Tuesday night’s 80-61 win over Carlow University in River States Conference play at the Newt Oliver Arena. Blevins finished with a career-high 32 points to reach the 1,000-point mark for his career in the victory. Courtesy of Justyce Stout | University of Rio Grande