Brent Yarina, Senior Editor, March 9, 2015

The Big Ten conference released its Big Ten Men's Basketball Players of the Week for the final week of the season Monday. See the honorees below.

Co-Players of the Week: Dez Wells, Maryland, G/F

  • Averaged 19.0 points, 11.0 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 2.0 steals per game with a pair of double-doubles in leading the Terrapins to road wins at Rutgers and Nebraska
  • For the week, shot 51.9 percent (14-of-27) from the field and 90.9 percent (10-of-11) from the free throw line
  • Against Rutgers, scored 20 points, pulled down 10 rebounds and tallied four steals
  • Scored 18 points, corralled 12 rebounds and handed out four assists at Nebraska
  • Averaged 15.4 points and 5.7 rebounds per game in conference play
  • Earns his second Big Ten Player of the Week honor this season
  • Last Maryland Player of the Week: Dez Wells (Feb. 16, 2015)

Frank Kaminsky, Wisconsin, F

  • Averaged 22.5 points, 5.5 rebounds, 5.0 assists and 1.5 steals per game in guiding the Badgers to road wins at Minnesota and nationally ranked Ohio State
  • For the week, shot 67.9 percent (19-of-28) from the field and 83.3 percent (5-of-6) from the free throw line
  • Against Minnesota, poured in a game-high 25 points, handed out a career-best seven assists, corralled six rebounds and tallied two steals, as the Badgers secured the outright Big Ten Championship
  • Scored 20 points on 9-of-13 shooting, pulled down five rebounds and dished out three assists against the Buckeyes
  • Currently leads the Big Ten with 10 double-doubles, and averaged 19.9 points and 8.2 rebounds per game in conference play
  • Earns his sixth career Big Ten Player of the Week honor and fourth this season
  • Last Wisconsin Player of the Week: Frank Kaminsky (Feb. 16, 2015)

Freshman of the Week: Aubrey Dawkins, Michigan, G

  • Averaged 26.0 points and 1.5 steals per game in leading the Wolverines to a split at Northwestern and against Rutgers
  • For the week, shot 65.4 percent (17-of-26) from the field, 66.7 percent (12-of-18) from three-point range and 85.7 percent (6-of-7) from the free throw line
  • Scored 21 points, including four three-pointers, in the Wolverines? double overtime loss at Northwestern
  • Poured in a career-high 31 points, bolstered by eight three-point field goals, and swiped a pair of steals against Rutgers
  • His eight triples against the Scarlet Knights were the second-most in school history and the most in the Big Ten this season
  • In conference play, ranked third in the Big Ten in three-point field goal percentage at 47.9 percent
  • Earns his first Big Ten Freshman of the Week honor
  • Last Michigan Freshman of the Week: Zak Irvin (Dec. 23, 2013)