UNB names athlete of the week

Hockey player Matt Murphy has been named the latest athlete of the week at the University of New Brunswick.

Murphy recorded an assist in UNB's 5-4 shootout loss at Saint Mary's University on Friday.

The following day, he scored the overtime winner as the Varsity Reds beat Acadia University 3-2 in overtime.

The Varsity Reds have already clinched an Atlantic University Sport playoff spot heading into the Christmas break.