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February 2nd, 2018

Wide Load

Player of the Week

Tyler Wideman, F, Senior, Butler Bulldogs

February 1st

Fort Knox

It may have been a while without analysis of SEC basketball, but I am back, and so is the SEC. Over the course of the past month or so we have learned that the SEC is made up of plenty of solid basketball teams.

January 31st

Svi for Three!

Player of the Week

Sviatoslav Mykailiuk – Kansas

Sviatoslav MykailiukSviatoslav MykailiukSvi Mykailiuk earns Player of the Week honors after a string of impressive games against Oklahoma, Texas A&M, and Kansas State. Svi rattled off 24 points, 24 points, and 22 points in those three games en route to leading back to the top of the Big 12. The 6’8” Ukrainian did more than just score. He was also able to grab an average of 6 boards a game.

January 28th

Raising Cain

Player of the Week

Eli Cain, G, Junior, DePaul Blue Demons

January 27th

Well, Well, Wendell

Player of the Week

Wendell Carter Jr.

January 26th

Gimme Some Mo

Player of the Week

Mohamed Bamba – Texas

January 25th

Making a Splash

Player of the Week

Payton Pritchard – G – Oregon

Payton PrichardPayton PrichardPritchard has done a good job leading the Ducks offense this year, averaging 16 points to go with 4 rebounds and 4.5 assists per game. His shooting has also been impressive, at 48% from the field including 43% behind the arc. In his last game, he scored 25 points on 8-13 shooting. He also recorded 3 steals.

Swiss Army Knife

Player of the Week

Vince Edwards, Purdue

January 24th

Smooth Operator

Player of the Week

Jalen Brunson, G, Junior, Villanova Wildcats

January 20th

Major Scorer

Player of the Week

Chandler Hutchison – G – Boise State

Chandler HutchinsonChandler HutchinsonHutchison had one of the more impressive performances of the season, scoring 44 points on 15-21 shooting against SDSU. They needed all of his points to eke out an 83-80 win at home. Hutchison was 7-10 from three and 7-9 at the stripe. He also hauled in 8 rebounds.