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Utah's Allen, Washington's Stewart collect Pac-12 Men's Basketball weekly honors

Dec 9, 2019

Utah sophomore Timmy Allen collects his first career Pac-12 Men's Basketball Player of the Week honor, while WASHINGTON's Isaiah Stewart earns Pac-12 Freshman of the Week as voted on by media who cover the league.

Pac-12 Men's Basketball Player of the Week (12/9/19)
Timmy Allen, Utah
So., F, Mesa, Ariz.

• Helped keep Utah unbeaten at home this season (5-0) with 25.5 points on 58 percent shooting (21-36), 6.5 rebounds, 5.0 assists and 1.5 steals in a pair of Utes victories.
• Established a new career-high with 27 points and added five rebounds and five assists in come-from-behind 102-95 overtime win against rival BYU.
• Scored 10 points in the final 6:10 of regulation to help the Utes overcome a 16-point second half deficit to the Cougars.
• Closed week with 24 points, eight rebounds and five assists in just 26 minutes of action in 98-67 rout of Central Arkansas.
• First Utah recipient since Jan. 2018 (Justin Bibbins) and first Utes underclassman winner since Feb. 2016 (Jakob Poeltl).

ALSO NOMINATED: Romello White, ARIZONA STATE; McKinley Wright IV, COLORADO; Payton Pritchard, OREGON; Cody Riley, UCLA; Nick Rakocevic, USC; Isaiah Stewart, WASHINGTON; Tony Miller, WASHINGTON STATE.

Pac-12 Men's Basketball Freshman of the Week (12/9/19)
Isaiah Stewart, Washington
Fr., F, Rochester, N.Y.

• Averaged a double-double of 16.3 points and 10.3 rebounds and recorded a pair of double-doubles in Washington's three games last week. Shot 56 percent from the field (14-25) and 81 percent at the foul line (21-26).
• Opened week with 16-point, 15-rebound double-double in victory over South Dakota, followed by 12 points and six boards in just 21 minutes in win against Eastern Washington.
• The Wooden Award and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Center of the Year watch list candidate added his third double-double of season with 21 points and 10 rebounds against then No. 9 Gonzaga.
• Ranks in the national top 10 among freshmen in scoring (17.0 ppg, 8th), rebounding (7.9 rpg, 10th), blocks (1.8 bpg, 10th) and field goal percentage (57.7%, 8th). 

ALSO NOMINATED: C.J. Walker, OREGON; Jaime Jaquez Jr., UCLA; Onyeka Okongwu, USC; Mikael Jantunen, UTAH; Noah Williams, WASHINGTON STATE.

  Player of the Week Freshman of the Week
Nov. 11 Tres Tinkle, OSU Zeke Nnaji, ARIZ
Nov. 18 Nick Rakocevic, USC Zeke Nnaji, ARIZ
Nov. 25 Onyeka Okongwu, USC Onyeka Okongwu, USC
Dec. 2 Remy Martin, ASU Nico Mannion, ARIZ
Dec. 9 Timmy Allen, UTAH Isaiah Stewart, WASH