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May 13th, 2015

European Blog: Stock Watch

Player of the Month

Kristaps Porzignis (’95, 7-1, PF, Latvia, Cajasol Seville)

March 15th

Big Ten Recap

Nigel HayesNigel HayesI’m a big fan of trying to describe scenarios in one word. In order to accomplish this, one must aggregate all the data and information available to come to a valid conclusion. In a basketball sense – so many basketball games, moments, emotions, and memories - it creates simplicity and puts a stamp on another Big Ten regular season. We now have a Big Ten Player of the Year, First Team All-Big Ten, and various other awards to comprehend this season.

March 13th


The Pac-12 Tournament Special

Quick note: I know the last four games in the Pac-12 were last Saturday, but I’m going to focus on the Pac-12 tournament for the blog this week. The tournament is usually where the best players shine, and shine they did.

Player of the Week

Isaac Hamilton - UCLA

March 10th

Hoya Destroya

Player of the Week

DVauntes Smith Rivera - No. 23 Georgetown (G, Jr., 6-3, 214, Indianapolis, Ind.)

March 9th

Cake Walk

Player of the Week

Brandon Ashley - Arizona

March 7th

Chief Justise

Player of the Week

Justise Winslow, Duke

March 4th

Sir Dominator

Player of the Week

SirDominic Pointer - St. John’s (G, Sr., 6-6, 196, Detroit, Mich.)

March 2nd

Brimah Bull

Player of the Week

Amida Brimah, Connecticut

February 28th

Quinn Cookin'

Player of the Week

Quinn Cook, Duke

February 25th


Player of the Week

Georges Niang - Iowa State

Georges NiangGeorges NiangFor the first time in the Hoiberg era, Iowa State has strung together two consecutive road wins during conference play. Leading the charge for the Cyclones is junior forward, Georges Niang. As well balanced as always, Niang was a box score filler as Iowa State knocked off Oklahoma State and Texas on the road this week.