Monday, January 8, 2018
Basketball (M)

Chris Tungseth (M State Mens Basketball)

By Craig Olson
Fergus Falls, MN

M State sophomore Chris Tungseth is the Olson Oil Company Athlete of the Week.

Tungseth hit a school record 10 three point field goals out of 17 attempts, didn't miss from 2 point range, going 6-for-6 and made all four of his free throw attempts as he put up 46 points in the Sparatnas 88-68 win over Mesabi Range on Friday in the first round of the Spartan Classic.  He also had 7 rebounds and 2 assists in the contest. 

On Saturday, Tungseth was 4-for-8 on field goal attempts, including 2-for-3 on 3's, while making all four of his free throws on the way to a 14 point, 11 rebound performance in the Spartans 83-62 win over Itasca.  He also had two assists and one steal.