James Harden Named ASU Athlete of the Week
Nov. 25, 2008
Sophomore Men's Basketball player James Harden has been named Arizona State's Athlete of the Week for the week ending November 29. Harden led ASU to a 59-52 road victory over San Diego State on Nov. 18.
Against the Aztecs, Harden scored 18 points, grabbed five rebounds and added three assists and two steals for ASU. On Sunday, he totaled 12 rebounds, one shy of his career-high, and was subbed out of the game with 2:38 left to play with 33 points, equaling Pepperdine's total offensive output at that point in the game.
Harden was also named Player Of The Week by the Pac-10 has led ASU in scoring in all three games this season. He currently leads the conference with 25.0 points per game.