Big Ten Releases Weekly Hoops Honors

Big Ten Releases Weekly Hoops Honors

On Monday, the Big Ten Conference handed out its weekly Men’s Basketball Player of the Week honors. See the winners for Nov. 14-20 in this post.

Player of the Week: Drew Crawford, Northwestern, F – Jr. – 6-5 – Naperville, Ill. – Naperville Central

  • Named MVP of the Charleston Classic after leading Northwestern to a 3-0 record and the tournament title
  • Averaged 24.0 points and 6.0 rebounds while shooting 57.4 percent from the field, including 52.4 percent from 3-point range
  • Recorded four assists, four blocks and three steals in the tournament
  • Earns the second weekly award of his career after receiving the honor as a freshman (Dec. 14, 2009)
  • Last Northwestern Player of the Week: John Shurna (Dec. 20, 2010)

Freshman of the Week: Cody Zeller, Indiana, F – 6-11 – Washington, Ind. – Washington

  • Averaged 18.5 points and 7.0 rebounds to help Indiana to victories over Evansville and Savannah State
  • Shot 85.7 percent from the field and currently ranks second in the conference, shooting 82.6 percent this season
  • Earns his second consecutive Freshman of the Week accolade
  • Last Indiana Freshman of the Week: Cody Zeller (Nov. 14, 2011)