share

Big East Blog | Matt Jordan

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...
Tue, 01/21/2014
Player of the Week Doug McDermott Doug McDermottAs conference play began at the start of the month, so did McDermott’s push for national player of the year. In two games last week, the senior led Creighton to wins over Xavier and Butler, combining for 63 points in the pair of victories....
Tue, 01/14/2014
Player of the Week Semaj ChristonSemaj Christon Xavier nearly let a 12-point second half advantage over Marquette slip away in their Jan. 9 game, but the all-conference point guard made sure the Golden Eagles left Cincinnati with a loss. Christon scored a career-high 28 points in the 86-79...
Sun, 01/05/2014
Player of the Week Tyler HarrisTyler Harris, Providence The sophomore has shown in the last week why he has been a projected future first round NBA draft pick recently. Although the Friars fell to No. 23 UMass on Dec. 28, Harris played one of his best all-around games of the year, scoring 16...
Sun, 12/29/2013
Player of the Week D'Angelo HarrisonDAngelo Harrison The St. John’s guard continued his streak of impressive performances as he powered the Red Storm with 29 points in a win over Youngstown St. on Dec. 21. Harrison shot 9-for-15 (60 percent) from the field against the Penguins, including 5-...