West Babylon, N.Y.-UB junior Bakary Camara (Harlem, N.Y.) has been selected as the first East Coast Conference men's basketball Defensive Player of the Week for the 2018-19 season.
Camara was outstanding on defense in a pair of Bridgeport wins over the weekend blocking five shots and making six steals. He also averaged 10.0 points and grabbed 4.0 rebounds per game in wins over USciences and Post University.
This week, Bakary and his teammates hit the road for games at Wilmington (Del. ) University and Goldey-Beacom.