Men's Basketball Player of the Week (2/5/01)
Feb. 5, 2001
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. - ARIZONA STATE junior forward Awvee Storey has been named the Pacific-10 Conference Men's Basketball Player of the Week for the week of Jan. 29 - Feb. 4, Commissioner Tom Hansen announced today.
Storey, from Chicago, Ill., averaged 20.0 points and 9.5 rebounds in a pair of road wins over Oregon State and Oregon as the Sun Devils won for the first time in league play this season.
He scored 17 points on 8-of-15 (.615) shooting from the field, with seven rebounds and two assists in the win at Oregon State. In the win at Oregon, Storey tallied his eighth double-double of the season with 23 points on 11-of-15 (.733) shooting from the field, with 12 rebounds. For the week, he shot 19-of-28 (.679) from the field. Storey is averaging a double-double in Pac-10 play with 13.6 points and 10.9 rebounds per game.
It is the first weekly award for Storey, the 17th all-time honor for the Sun Devils.
2000-01 PAC-10 PLAYERS OF THE WEEK: Nov. 27 - Michael Wright, ARIZ. Dec. 4 -Luke Walton, ARIZ. Dec. 11 - David Bluthenthal, USC. Dec. 18 - Bryan Bracey, ORE. Jan. 3 - Sam Clancy, USC.Jan. 8 - Jarron & Jason Collins, STAN. Jan. 16 - Jason Kapono, UCLA. Jan. 22 - Gilbert Arenas, ARIZ. Jan. 29 - Sean Lampley, CAL. Feb. 5 - Awvee Storey, ASU.