Pac-12 Men's Basketball Performance Awards, presented by Nextiva - Jan. 17, 2022
SAN FRANCISCO - The Pac-12 announced its 10th 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 (1/17/22)
Will Richardson, OREGON
Sr., G, Hinesville, Ga.
• Averaged 18.0 points on 50 percent shooting (18-36), 3.3 rebounds, 2.3 assists and 1.3 steals in Oregon's 3-0 week on the road, including 22.0 points as the Ducks became the first team in Pac-12 history to sweep a Conference road trip against AP Top 5 opponents.
• Scored 16 points in just 22 minutes in Oregon's 84-81 overtime victory at No. 3 UCLA on Thursday, a win which marked head coach Dana Altman's 700th career victory.
• Went for career-high 28 points, powered by five 3-pointers, and added four assists, four rebounds and two steals in 79-69 win at No. 5 USC on Saturday.
• Opened week with 10 points in 78-76 win at rival Oregon State on Monday.
• Second Pac-12 Player of the Week honor in past three weeks.
ALSO NOMINATED: Ąžuolas Tubelis, Arizona; Jordan Shepherd, California; Jabari Walker, Colorado; Jarod Lucas, Oregon State; Spencer Jones, Stanford; Johnny Juzang, UCLA; Terrell Brown Jr., Washington.
Pac-12 Men's Basketball Freshman of the Week, presented by Nextiva (1/17/22)
Mouhamed Gueye, WASHINGTON STATE
Fr., F, Dakar, Senegal
• Narrowly missed averaging a double-double with 12.5 points and 9.5 rebounds in a split of league games this week.
• Recorded his second double-double with career-high 16 points and 11 rebounds against Stanford.
• Added nine points and eight rebounds in 65-57 victory over California on Saturday.
• Second Pac-12 Freshman of the Week honor of season (11/22/21).
ALSO NOMINATED: K.J. Simpson, Colorado; Glenn Taylor Jr., Oregon State; Harrison Ingram, Stanford, Peyton Watson, UCLA.
2021-22 PAC-12 MEN'S BASKETBALL PERFORMANCE AWARDS, PRESENTED BY NEXTIVA