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Pac-12 Men's Basketball Performance Awards, presented by Nextiva - Nov. 22, 2021

Nov 22, 2021

SAN FRANCISCO - The Pac-12 announced its second weekly honors of the 2021-22 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 (11/22/21)
Christian Koloko, ARIZONA
Jr., C, Douala, Cameroon

• Named MVP of the Roman Main Event after helping Arizona to event title with victories over Wichita State and then-No. 4 Michigan and 5-0 start.
• In two Main Event games, averaged 17.5 points on 60 percent shooting (12-20), 9.0 rebounds, 4.0 blocks and 2.5 assists.
• Posted a 13-point, 11-rebound double-double against Shockers, followed by game- and career-high 22 points in upset of Wolverines.
• Also limited Michigan's All-American center Hunter Dickinson to season-low 11 points on 4-of-10 shooting.
• Averaged 17.0 points on 63 percent shooting (19-30), 7.7 rebounds and 3.3 blocks in 27.7 minutes across three games last week.
• First career Pac-12 Player of the Week honor.

ALSO NOMINATED: Andre Kelly, California; Jabari Walker, Colorado; Jaiden Delaire, Stanford; Johnny Juzang, UCLA; Boogie Ellis, USC; Branden Carlson, Utah; Terrell Brown Jr., Washington; Efe Abogidi, Washington State.

Pac-12 Men's Basketball Freshman of the Week, presented by Nextiva (11/22/21)
Mouhamed Gueye, WASHINGTON STATE
Fr., F, Dakar, Senegal

• Averaged 10.5 points on 60 percent shooting (9-15) and 7.5 rebounds to help Washington State improve to 4-0 with a pair of victories.
• Posted eight points and nine rebounds in Monday's 73-65 win over preseason Big West favorite UC Santa Barbara.
• Scored 13 points on 6-of-7 shooting and grabbed six rebounds in just 13 minutes in Thursday's 109-61 rout at Idaho.
• Joins frontcourt teammate Efe Adogidi (12/28/20) as WSU players to earn Pac-12 Freshman of the Week.

ALSO NOMINATED: Sam Alajiki, California; K.J. Simpson, Colorado; Harrison Ingram, Stanford.

2021-22 PAC-12 MEN'S BASKETBALL PERFORMANCE AWARDS, PRESENTED BY NEXTIVA

  Player of the Week Freshman of the Week
Nov. 15 Johnny Juzang, Jr., UCLA Harrison Ingram, STAN
Nov. 22 Christian Koloko, Jr., ARIZ Mouhamed Gueye, WSU