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Big East Blog | Tajh Jenkins

Tue, 12/13/2011
Player of the Week Kevin Jones Kevin JonesJones put up 30 points and 12 rebounds in a win over Kansas State, including the game-tying three-pointer in the closing seconds to send the game into overtime. Jones looks lighter on his feet this year, doing a much better job under the boards and...
Mon, 12/05/2011
Player of the Week Darius Johnson Odom Darius Johnson-OdomHe's simply been the man for one of most dangerous teams in the country. DJO scored a season low and a team high 17 points in a bold win at Wisconsin, knocking down big-time shots in baller fashion. Johnson-Odom showed off his pretty step...
Mon, 11/28/2011
Player of the Week Maalik Wayns PG, Villanova Maalik WaynsMan does he look quick. Wayns has been impossible to keep out of the paint, using that quick first step off the dribble and rock solid strength at the rim. It's amazing to think that a 6'1 guard can score 29 points on only 1 three point...
Mon, 11/21/2011
Player of the Week Dominic CheekDominic Cheek Cheek is averaging 22 and 6 to start the year, and though the sample size is small, he's seemed to establish himself as the team's primary scoring option. Cheek's skill-set ranges from shooter to slasher, illustrating qualities that make him an...
Sat, 11/12/2011
Big East Player of the Year Prediction: Jeremy Lamb Jeremy LambHis spaghetti arms look chiseled, and his game is more complete. Dribble-dribble step back jumpers mixed with explosive takes to the rack, Lamb has put together a package that offers primary scoring tools. He scored 30 in Connecticut's...
Sun, 03/13/2011
Player of the Week Kemba Walker Kemba WalkerThe most valuable player from the Big East tournament was guard Kemba Walker, who helped Connecticut knock off four top 20 teams in five days. Walker, who averaged 26 points throughout the week, put on arguably the most impressive stretch of...
Fri, 03/04/2011
Players of the Week Ben HansbroughBen Hansbrough and Tim Abromaitis I haven’t seen a more badass tandem of white guys representing the Irish since The Boondock Saints. The duo combined for 60 points on 16 three pointers in a 21 point beat-down on Villanova- one of those beatings where you...
Fri, 02/25/2011
Player of the Week Marshon Brooks Marshon BrooksBrooks set the all time Big East scoring record Wednesday night, scoring 52 points on 20-28 shooting in a one point loss to the Irish. He was impossible to defend, hitting contested three pointers and off balance fade-aways as if he were practicing...
Sat, 02/19/2011
Player of the Week Kemba Walker Kemba WalkerKemba Walker AKA The One Man Band was up to his old tricks this week, dropping 31 points, 10 assists and 7 rebounds on Georgetown, ending the Hoyas 8 game win streak. He was unstoppable getting to the basket, making it easier for Walker to create...
Sat, 02/12/2011
Player of the Week Dwight Hardy Dwight HardyHardy’s coming off back to back 30 point games, one of which helped the Johnnies knock off their fourth top 13 team this year. Hardy poured in a career high 33 in a rout over Connecticut, knocking down five three pointers and hitting all 8 of his...