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Pac-12 Men's Basketball Weekly Awards, presented by Nextiva - Feb. 15, 2021

Feb 15, 2021

SAN FRANCISCO - The Pac-12 announced its 12th 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 of the Week, presented by Nextiva (2/15/21)
Johnny Juzang, UCLA
So., G, Tarzana, Calif.

• Averaged 28.5 points, 7.0 rebounds and 2.5 assists in UCLA's split of the Washington road swing.
• Scored career-high 32 points (12-23 FG, 5-12 3FG) to lead Bruins to 64-61 win at Washington. Added seven rebounds and three assists versus the Huskies.
• Became first UCLA player since Reggie Miller in Dec. 1986 to account for half of team's points in a game in victory over UW. Scored 21 of UCLA's 26 first-half points in the contest.
• Began week with 25 points and seven rebounds at Washington State.
• First Player of the Week nod for UCLA since Jaylen Hands (3/4/19).

ALSO NOMINATED: Matt Bradley, California; Eugene Omoruyi, Oregon; Oscar da Silva, Stanford; Tahj Eaddy, USC; Timmy Allen, Utah; Isaac Bonton, Washington State.

Pac-12 Men's Basketball Freshman of the Week, presented by Nextiva (2/15/21)
Evan Mobley, USC
Fr., F, Murrieta, Calif.

• The Wooden Award, Naismith Defensive Player of the Year and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Center of the Year candidate averaged 18.5 points, 9.0 rebounds and 5.0 blocks to help USC sweep through Washington and maintain its hold on first place in the Pac-12 standings.
• Sixth Freshman of the Week nod this season, extending his single-season league record.
• Recorded his Pac-12 leading ninth double-double of the season with 20 points and 11 rebounds to go with Conference single-game high six blocks in Saturday's win at Washington State.
• Opened week with 17 points, nine boards, four blocks and three assists in win at Washington.
• Remains 1-of-2 players in NCAA Division I averaging at least 16.0 points, 9.0 rebounds and 3.0 blocks (C. Bassey, WKU).

ALSO NOMINATED: Azuolas Tubelis, Arizona; Jalen Celestine, California; Ian Martinez, Utah.


  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
Feb. 15 Johnny Juzang, UCLA Evan Mobley, USC
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March 1    
March 8