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Big East Blog | Tajh Jenkins

Thu, 12/18/2014
Player of the Week Rysheed Jordan - No. 20 St. John’s (G, So., 6-4, 185, Philadelphia, Pa.) Rysheed JordanAfter three games in which he struggled to find a rhythm in his new role off the bench, Jordan had a breakthrough. In St. John’s 74-53 win over Fordham, he led all scorers as he...
Fri, 12/12/2014
Player of the Week DAngelo Harrison - No. 24 St. John’s (G, Sr., 6-4, 204, Missouri City, Tx.) D'Angelo HarrisonAfter an impressive 69-57 road victory over rival Syracuse, the St. John’s Red Storm returned to the national rankings on Monday for the first time since 2011,...
Thu, 12/04/2014
Player of the Week (chosen from a team that played at least two games from Nov. 29 - Dec. 3) Myke Henry - DePaul (F, Jr., 6-6, 226, Chicago, Ill.) Myke HenryDePaul forward Myke Henry led the Blue Demons to two consecutive convincing victories this week over Stanford and Northern Illinois. The...
Sun, 11/30/2014
Player of the Week LaDontae Henton - Providence (F, Sr., 6-6, 215, Lansing, Mich.) LaDontae HentonAs the Providence Friars sit at 5-0 to start the season, their senior power forward, LaDontae Henton, has made a strong case for recognition as the Big East’s best player. Henton has taken over...
Thu, 03/06/2014
Player of the Week Doug McDermottDoug McDermott McDermott continued to push himself up the Division 1 career-scoring list last week, scoring at least 25 points in all three of Creighton’s games. Against Marquette on Feb. 19, the forward scored 25 points on 9-of-12 shooting and grabbed eight...
Mon, 02/24/2014
Player of the Week Doug McDermottDoug McDermott Anytime you pass Larry Bird on a list, you know you’ve had a good week. McDermott tied a career-high with 39 points against No. 6 Villanova on Feb. 16, passing the former Celtics great for 13th on the Division 1 career scoring ranks. The...
Sat, 02/15/2014
Player of the Week Jamil Wilson Jamil WilsonIn Marquette’s lone game last week, Wilson recorded his second double-double of the season in a 77-66 win over Seton Hall. The senior finished with a season-high 25 points on 8-of-14 shooting, including 4-for-5 from behind the arc. Wilson also...
Sun, 02/09/2014
Player of the Week James Bell James BellThe Villanova guard continues to be one of the leading forces behind the Wildcats’ stay atop the Big East standings. In two games last week, Bell averaged 23 points and six rebounds against Temple and Xavier. Against the Musketeers on Feb. 3, the...
Sat, 02/01/2014
Player of the Week Doug McDermottDoug McDermott Once again, McDermott showed why he is becoming a "show in", run away for the player of the year award with his performance against St. John’s on Thursday. The Red Storm entered the game on a three-game winning-streak and nearly...
Mon, 01/27/2014
Player of the Week Bryce Cotton Bryce Cotton Prior to scoring 18 points against Butler on Jan. 21, Cotton had scored 20 or more points in eight consecutive games. In a 81-68 win over No. 20 Creighton on Jan. 18, the senior guard finished with 23 points on 7-of-18 shooting. He also dished out six...