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Big East Blog | Tajh Jenkins

Sat, 02/23/2013
Player of the Week: DVauntes Smith Rivera, Georgetown D'Vauntes Smith-RiveraThe stocky freshman scored a career-high 33 points off the bench in a home drubbing of DePaul. Smith-Rivera connected on 10/12 field goals, 5/6 three-pointers and 8/10 free throws in a comprehensive offensive outing....
Sun, 02/17/2013
Player of the Week Jerian Grant, Notre Dame Jerian GrantBefore the Irish were able to close out Louisville in the 5th overtime, about an hour earlier they needed to erase a seven-point deficit in the final minute of regulation. Jerian Grant provided that spark with a 12-point explosion in a span of...
Sat, 02/09/2013
Player of the Week CJ Fair, Syracuse CJ FairThe smooth southpaw has been ultra-consistent for most of the season, and has now scored in double figures in 12 straight contests. He didn’t alter course this week. Fair scored 20 points in a defeat at Pittsburgh and scored 18 points and grabbed...
Tue, 02/05/2013
Player of the Week: Vander Blue, Marquette Vander BlueThe athletic two-guard has lifted his game substantially as a junior on an inexperienced roster. Blue scored a career-high 30 points in a home victory over South Florida, knocking down 13 of 20 shots and grabbing six boards. After hitting only 4...
Sat, 01/26/2013
Player of the Week: Michael Carter Williams, Syracuse Michael Carter-WilliamsThe dynamic playmaking of Williams was on full display in the game altering moments of victories at Louisville and versus Cincinnati. In the former matchup he scored 11 of his 16 points in the 2nd half, seven points in the...
Tue, 01/08/2013
Player of the Week DAngelo Harrison D'Angelo HarrisonIt appears that D'Angelo Harrison figured this whole "offense" thing out. He's scoring in volume and doing it consistently. He put up 24 and 25 points consecutively before dropping 36 in a wasted effort at Villanova. He's proven...
Fri, 11/23/2012
Player of the Week: Russ SmithRuss Smith, Louisville Agent Smith is averaging 21 points a game to start the year, making over 4 three-pointers a night on 48% from downtown. He continues to play in fast-forward, jacking up shots at a ridiculous pace. He's attempting nearly 16 shots a game in...
Tue, 03/06/2012
Player of the Week Maalik Wayns, Villanova Maalik WaynsWayns played well this week, going for 18 and 8 assists in a win over DePaul, and 26 and 5 in a tough loss to Cincy. He shot a combined 8-13 from downtown during the stretch, and if the Wildcats could stop anybody from scoring, they might...
Wed, 02/29/2012
Player of the Week Jae Crowder Jae CrowderCrowder has made a late season push for conference player of the year honors, after scoring 29 in a road win over UConn, 27 in a blowout over Rutgers, and just recently 26 in Marquette's best conference road-win of the year at West Virginia. He's 36 for...
Tue, 02/21/2012
Player of the Week Jack Cooley, Notre Dame Jack CooleyCooley is averaging 20 points and 14 rebounds on 73% from the floor over his past three games, leading the Irish to three more wins and an 11-3 conference record. The Irish offense consists of 7 perimeter players and Cooley, who anchors their...