Men's Basketball Player of the Week
Feb. 4, 2002
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. - STANFORD junior forward Casey Jacobsen has been named the Pacific-10 Conference Men's Basketball Player of the Week for January 29 - February 3, Commissioner Tom Hansen announced today.
Jacobsen, from Glendora, Calif., averaged 36.5 points , 3.0 rebounds and 4.0 assists as Stanford split with the Arizona schools this past week.
In Stanford's 90-81 win over Arizona State, Jacobsen set a Maples Pavillion record with a career-high 49 points. It was also the second best single-game performance in Stanford history, and ties for the sixth best in Pac-10 history. In that game, he went 14-of-22 (.636) from the field, 6-of-10 (.600) from beyond the arc and was 15-of-17 (.882) from the free throw line. In the overtime loss to Arizona, Jacobsen tallied 24 points with four rebounds and six assists.
For the week, Jacobsen played all 85 minutes while shooting 23-of-44 (.523) from the field, 9-of-19 (.474) from three-point range and 18-of-21 (.857) from the free throw line.
It is the second weekly award for Jacobsen, the 29th all-time honor for the Cardinal.
2001-02 PAC-10 PLAYERS OF THE WEEK: Nov. 26 - Jason Gardner, ARIZ. Dec. 3 - Curtis Allen, WASH. Dec. 10 - Marcus Moore, WSU. Dec. 17 - Joe Shipp, CAL. Jan. 7 - Chad Prewitt, ASU. Jan. 14 - Matt Barnes, UCLA. Jan. 21 - Luke Walton, ARIZ. Jan. 28 - Philip Ricci, OSU. Feb. 4 - Casey Jacobsen, STAN.
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