Olekaibe named Sysco Student-Athlete of the Week

Dec. 17, 2012


Kevin Olekaibe

Las Vegas, Nev.
Men's Basketball

This weeks' Sysco-Student Athlete of the Week is men's basketball's junior guard Kevin Olekaibe(Las Vegas, Nev.)

Junior guard Kevin Olekaibe scored his way into the Fresno State record books in the Bulldogs matchup with UC Irvine on Saturday night. The Las Vegas native, scored 10 points all in the first half against the Anteaters, with his second make, a wide open 3-pointer from the right wing, moving him into the 1,000 point club. Olekaibe became just the 29th player in Fresno State history to break the 1,000 point barrier. As a junior, the guard is averaging 7.8 points per game along with 2.3 rebounds per game and 13 total steals.

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Sysco Central California is proud to honor the Fresno State Athlete of the Week, just as we're proud to serve our local foodservice industry with integrity, trust and a commitment to a healthier community. Since 1938, Sysco has partnered with Central Valley businesses with the goal of helping them flourish and succeed - often keeping family businesses strong for generations. At the same time, we support the people and organizations that make Central California such a special place to call home, including Fresno State and the student athletes who share Sysco's passion for excellence.