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Pac-12 Men's Basketball Weekly Awards, presented by Nextiva - Feb. 8, 2021

Feb 8, 2021

SAN FRANCISCO - The Pac-12 announced its 11th weekly honors of the 2020-21 men's basketball season as presented by Nextiva and voted on by media who cover the league.

Pac-12 Men's Basketball Player & Freshman of the Week, presented by Nextiva (2/8/21)
Evan Mobley, USC
Fr., F, Murrieta, Calif.

• Averaged a double-double of 16.0 points and 10.0 rebounds along with 3.0 blocks in a 2-0 week that lifted USC into a tie for first place in the Pac-12 standings.
• Second to win both Player and Freshman awards in the same week (O. Okongwu, 11/25/19); fifth Freshman of the Week honor is most since award's creation in 2019-20.
• Scored a game-high 23 points on 8-of-13 shooting and perfect 7-of-7 at the foul line in road win at Stanford, the Trojans' first win at Maples Pavilion in six tries.
• Added 11 rebounds against the Cardinal for his league-leading eighth double-double of the season. Mobley's eight double-doubles are the second-most among NCAA Division I freshmen (N. Omier, Arkansas St. - 10).
• Narrowly missed another double-double with nine points and nine rebounds along with four blocks and team-high three assists in upset of then-No. 21 UCLA which moved USC into a first-place tie with the Bruins.

ALSO NOMINATED (PLAYER): Azuolas Tubelis, Arizona; Matt Bradley, California; Evan Battey, Colorado; Eugene Omoruyi, Oregon; Zach Reichle, Oregon State; Oscar da Silva, Stanford; Timmy Allen, Utah.

ALSO NOMINATED (FRESHMAN): Azuolas Tubelis, Arizona; Jalen Terry, Oregon; Michael O'Connell, Stanford; Mac Etienne, UCLA; DJ Rodman, Washington State.


  Player of the Week Freshman of the Week
Nov. 30 McKinley Wright IV, COLO Josh Christopher, ASU
Dec. 7 Eugene Omoruyi, ORE Evan Mobley, USC
Dec. 14 Jemarl Baker Jr., ARIZ Evan Mobley, USC
Dec. 21 Oscar da Silva, STAN Ziaire Williams, STAN
Dec. 28 McKinley Wright IV, COLO Efe Abogidi, WSU
Jan. 4 Chris Duarte, ORE Bennedict Mathurin, ARIZ
Jan. 11 Oscar da Silva, STAN Evan Mobley, USC
Jan. 18 McKinley Wright IV, COLO Jabari Walker, COLO
Jan. 25 Jamal Bey, WASH Evan Mobley, USC
Feb. 1 Alfonso Plummer, UTAH Michael O'Connell, STAN
Feb. 8 Evan Mobley, USC Evan Mobley, USC
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Feb. 22    
March 1    
March 8