Suffolk senior guard John Murphy (North Reading, MA) currently ranks 5th in Division III in scoring for the 2006-07 season. Murphy is averaging 24.2 points per game for the Rams. He also ranks 11th nationally in three-point scoring with 3.5 per game.
Murphy scored a career high 37 points in a double overtime win at Johnson and Wales on Jan. 17. He continued his scoring rampage with 26 against Emerson on Jan. 23 and had 36 in Suffolk's last second win over Rivier Jan. 25. Murphy is a two-year team captain for Suffolk.