Brent Yarina, Senior Editor, February 29, 2016

The Big Ten office released its latest men's basketball players of the week Monday. See the latest honorees below.

Player of the Week: Yogi Ferrell, Indiana, G - 6-0 - Sr. - Indianapolis, Ind. - Park Tudor

  • Scored 27 points, handed out five assists and pulled down five rebounds in the Hoosiers? win at Illinois
  • Converted 11-of-18 field goals, including 5-of-10 three-pointers
  • Started his 131st consecutive game, setting a career record at Indiana
  • Helped the Hoosiers earn their 13th conference win, leading to at least a share of their 22nd Big Ten Championship, which ties a conference record
  • Earns his second career Player of the Week honor
  • Last Indiana Player of the Week: Troy Williams (Feb. 22, 2016)


Freshman of the Week: Jalen Coleman-Lands, Illinois, G - 6-3 - Indianapolis, Ind. - La Lumiere

  • Averaged 19.5 points per game in the Fighting Illini?s split against Illinois and Minnesota
  • For the week, shot 63.2 percent (12-of-19) from the field and 66.7 percent (10-of-15) from three-point range
  • Scored 21 points, including five three-pointers, and handed out a pair of assists against the Hoosiers
  • Made 5-of-6 three-pointers en route to 18 points in the win over Minnesota
  • Currently tied for fifth place in the Big Ten with 75 three-point field goals
  • Earns his first Freshman of the Week honor
  • Last Illinois Freshman of the Week: Kendrick Nunn (March 3, 2014)