Pac-12 Men's Basketball Weekly Awards, presented by Nextiva - 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.
2020-21 PAC-12 MEN'S BASKETBALL PLAYERS OF THE WEEK