Archive - Blog entry

January 9th, 2015


Player of the Week

Devin Thomas, Wake Forest

January 7th

Emotional Rescue

Player of the Week

Dez Wells, G, Maryland

January 6th

Crouching Tiger

Player of the Week

Johnathan Williams III - Missouri

Impact Transfer

Player of the Week

TaShawn Thomas - Oklahoma

TaShawn ThomasTaShawn ThomasAs the Oklahoma Sooners emphatically opened up their Big 12 season, it was TaShawn Thomas’ presence down low that proved again to be the major element that OU was lacking a season ago.

January 4th

Sterling Performance

Player of the Week

Sterling Gibbs - Seton Hall (G, Jr., 6-2, 185, Scotch Plains, N.J.)

January 3rd

Love Shack

Player of the Week

Jordan Loveridge - Utah

American Conference Midseason Report

Midseason Player of the Year

Ryan Boatright, Connecticut

January 2nd

Big Oak

Player of the Week

Jahill Okafor, Duke

I Can See For Myles

Player of the Week

Myles Turner - Texas

Myles TurnerMyles TurnerIn a slow week for conference action, Texas’ freshman sensation, Myles Turner, attracted most of the Big 12 spotlight by making his first career start Monday night against Rice. After a tough overtime loss against Stanford earlier in the week, Rick Barnes made the decision to start Turner after continued energetic play by him, and continued struggles from junior big man, Cameron Ridley.

Trouble T.R.O.Y.

Player of the Week

Troy Williams, F, Indiana

Troy WilliamsTroy WilliamsTom Crean receives plenty of justified criticism from Hoosier fans and basketball enthusiasts. During Indiana's overtime loss to Georgetown, Crean failed to draw up a zone offense that consistently found high percentage shots. He was bailed out (again) by the heroics of Yogi Ferrell.