Dustin McConnell has been selected as the Whitworth / Bruch's Student-Athlete of the Month for his accomplishments in men's basketball during the month of December.
- McConnell led Whitworth in scoring and assists during the month. He averaged 12.4 points and 3.1 assists per game as the Pirates went 8-0. He made 40% (10-25) of his three-point tries and 85% of his free throws. He scored a career-high 20 points in the Pirates’ win at Occidental on December 15th and had a career-high eight rebounds in a win over Puget Sound on December 8th.