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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio - A couple of weekly awards for members of the Youngstown State men's and women's basketball teams.

Kelsea Newman was named the Horizon League Freshman of the Week on the women's side.

She came off the bench and scored 16 points against Akron on Sunday.

Shawn Amiker is the Horizon League Player of the Week on the men's side.

In 18 minutes he scored 20 points against South Dakota.  He came off the bench and also grabbed a team high seven rebounds.

Amiker now has four games in double digits off the bench and five overall.

The YSU men open conference play Thursday night in Milwaukee.

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