USC's Evan Mobley Named Pac-12 Men's Basketball Freshman of the Week
USC freshman forward Evan Mobley has been named the Pac-12 Men's Basketball Freshman of the Week (Dec. 7- Dec. 13) for the second time this season, as announced by the Conference today (Dec. 14).
Most recently, Mobley recorded his second career double-double with 22 points and 11 rebounds against UC Irvine (Dec. 8). He also contributed 5 blocks, 3 assists and 1 steal, helping the Trojans to a 91-56 dominant win over the Anteaters.
The 7-0 Mobley adds on to his preseason honors which included being 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 five games of his collegiate career, Mobley is averaging a team-leading 17.6 points, along with 9.0 rebounds and 3.0 blocks per game.