Arizona's Ivan Radenovic Named U.S. Bank Pac-10 Men's Basketball Player Of The Week
March 5, 2007
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. - ARIZONA forward Ivan Radenovic has been named the U.S. Bank Pacific-10 Conference Men's Basketball Player of the Week for Feb. 26 - March 4.
Radenovic, a senior from Belgrade, Serbia, averaged 28.0 points, 8.5 rebounds and 4.0 assists to help lead the Wildcats to their fifth consecutive road win with their road sweep wins over California and Stanford. In Arizona's 70-65 win over the Bears, Radenovic tallied 19 points while shooting .714 from the floor (5-of-7), with eight boards and two blocks. Radenovic followed that up with a career-high 37 points, nine rebounds, a career-high seven assists in 44 minutes of play without giving up a single turnover in the `Cats 85-80 overtime victory over the Cardinal. The senior connected on both three-point attempts and all 11 free throws en route to the second-highest point total by a Pac-10 player this season and the most for an Arizona player in two seasons.
On the year, Radenovic is averaging 15.6 points, 7.6 rebounds and 2.0 assists per game, while shooting 51.8 percent from the field.
This is the second weekly honor for Radenovic and Arizona's 69th Player of the Week all-time.
2006-07 U.S. Bank Pac-10 Players of the Week: Nov. 20 - Chase Budinger, Fr., F, ARIZ. Nov. 27 - Darren Collison, So., G, UCLA. Dec. 4 - Josh Shipp, So., G/F, UCLA. Dec. 11 - Daven Harmeling, So., F, WSU. Dec. 18 - Bryce Taylor, Jr., G, ORE. Dec. 26 - Spencer Hawes, Fr., C, WASH. Jan. 1 - Ivan Radenovic, Sr., F, ARIZ. Jan. 8 - Aaron Brooks, Sr., G, ORE. Jan. 15 - Anthony Goods, So., G, STAN. Jan. 22 - Nick Young, Jr., G/F, USC. Jan. 29 - Brook Lopez, Fr., F, STAN. Feb. 5 - Daven Harmeling, So., F, WSU. Feb. 12 - Jon Brockman, So. F, WASH. Feb. 19 - Darren Collison, So., G, UCLA. Feb. 26 - Tajuan Porter, Fr., G, ORE. March 5 - Ivan Radenovic, Sr., F, ARIZ.
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