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Emerson College Senior Men’s Basketball guard Jack O’Connor, along with three other standout Lions, led the team to victory against Emmanuel College, 79-75, to snap the Saints’ five game win streak on December 5.

During the game, O’Connor, a native of Middletown, R.I., reached his 1,000 point career milestone. In the history of Emerson’s basketball programs (both Men’s and Woman’s teams), less than 20 athletes have joined this elite list.

O’Connor , is majoring in Sports Communication and will graduate as part of the Emerson College Class of 2020.

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