Evan Mobley Named Pac-12 Men's Basketball Freshman of the Week
USC freshman forward Evan Mobley has been the Pac-12 Freshman of the Week for the Week of Nov. 30-Dec. 6, it was announced by the Conference today (Dec. 7).
In USC's two games at the Legends Classic in Connecticut, Mobley averaged 17.0 points and 9.0 rebounds. Against BYU on Dec. 1, he notched his first career double-double with 17 points and 11 rebounds. In the game against UConn on Dec. 3, he led USC in points (17), rebounds (7), assists (3) and blocks (4).
The 7-0 Mobley adds on to his preseason honors which included begin named to the 2021 Preseason Wooden Award Watch List, the 2021 NABC Player of the Year Watch List, the 2021 Naismith Trophy Watch List, the 2021 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Center of the Year Award Watch List and being named to the 2020-21 Pac-12 Men's Basketball Preseason Media All-Conference First Team.
In the first four games of his collegiate career, Mobley is averaging a team-leading 16.5 points, along with 8.5 rebounds and 2.5 blocks per game.