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December 21st

At Home in the Mecca

Player of the Week

Jarrett Culver

December 20th

Bey Watch

Pac-12 Player of the Week

Tyler Bey, Colorado

Tyler BeyTyler BeyThe sophomore forward has led the Buffaloes to six straight wins with the help of playmaking teammate McKinley Wright IV, who is second in the Pac-12 in assists with six per game. On December 8th vs. UIC, Bey scored 15 points and grabbed 15 rebounds on an efficient 6-9 shooting. He also played well on the defensive side recording two steals.

December 17th

Pride of a Nation

Player of the Week

Rui Hachimura, Junior, F, Gonzaga Bulldogs

Rui HachimuraRui HachimuraWho doesn’t love some Rui, "pronounced Ru-E"? Hachimura has been the best "mid-major" college player this season to date. A model of consistency, Hachimura has scored 17 or more points in every game this season, reaching seven out of eleven with at least 20 points and opened the season with 33 points.

Sure Shot

Player of the Week

Cameron Johnson, North Carolina

December 15th

I Can See for Myles & Myles

Players of the Week

The Myles’

Myles Cale and Myles Powell

Myles Cale and Myles PowellMyles Cale and Myles PowellThe Seton Hall Pirates had lost a lot of talent from 2017-2018 and were sitting middle of the pack on Saturday when they took on Kentucky in the Citi Hoops Classic in the Garden. Thanks to the heroics and stellar play of two players, Seton Hall got an 84-83 win over the No. 9 ranked Wildcats.

December 14th

Super Bol!

Player of the Week

December 13th

Horton Hears a Hoop

Player of the Week

Talen Horton Tucker, Iowa State

December 12th

Nittany Cub

Player of the Week

Rasir Bolton, Penn State

Rasir BoltonRasir BoltonTony who? The freshman Rasir Bolton is showing shades of Tony Carr, the Nittany Lions’ departed star, in his early college career, and he seems to be the latest in a long line of talented Penn State guards. After dropping 17 in a narrow loss to Indiana, he torched Colgate for 27 , including a 7-9 shooting performance from beyond the arc.

December 10th

Battle Tested

Player of the Week

Tyus Battle, Syracuse Orange

December 6th

True Marksman

Player of the Week

Markus Howard, G, Junior, Marquette Golden Eagles

Markus HowardMarkus HowardFor the second time on this young Big East season, Markus Howard dazzled enough to make Player of the Week. And it’s really no surprise.