StatSheet's Big West Player of the Week for February 11th goes to Hawaii's Christian Standhardinger. StatSheet's Big West Freshman of the Week goes to UC Irvine's Alex Young. Finally, Trevone Williams from Cal State Northridge is the StatSheet Big West 6th Man of the Week.
Standhardinger led the entire Big West in rebounding (11.0 per game). He also had huge numbers in both shooting (70%) and scoring (20 pts per game). The Hawaii junior put these numbers up in wins against Long Beach State and UC Irvine.
Standhardinger totaled 20 points and 13 rebounds in 35 minutes in a big 94-73 win against Long Beach State. That was followed by a team-leading 20 points plus an additional 9 rebounds in a 78-72 win over UC Irvine.
Christian Standhardinger has been named StatSheet Big West Player of the Week one other time this season. The runner-up this week is Cal State Fullerton senior Sammy Yeager. Honorable mention goes to D.J. Seeley, a senior from Cal State Fullerton. Corey Hawkins, who finished 11th, was the highest ranking player from UC Davis.
StatSheet Big West Freshman of the Week: UC Irvine's Alex Young
Alex Young played an average of 31 minutes as a starter for UC Irvine. He was number one among all Big West freshmen in both scoring (15.0 pts per game) and assists (6.0 per game). In a 70-61 loss to Cal State Northridge, Young contributed 10 points and 5 assists. Then in a 78-72 loss to Hawaii, he led scoring with 20 points and rebounding with 7.
This marks the second time this season that Alex Young has won the StatSheet Big West Freshman of the Week. Michael Bryson from UC-Santa Barbara gets runner-up. Honorable mention goes to Brian Bennett from Cal Poly.
StatSheet Big West 6th Man of the Week: Cal State Northridge's Trevone Williams
Sophomore Trevone Williams, a 6-6 reserve forward, averaged 24 minutes of action over two games for the Matadors. In a 70-61 win over UC Irvine, Williams added 14 points on 50% shooting. During an 83-80 loss to Long Beach State, he racked up 12 points and 7 rebounds.
This is the first StatSheet Big West 6th Man of the Week award for Trevone Williams. Chris McNealy, a junior guard from UC Irvine, is runner up. Chris O`Brien, a senior guard from Cal Poly, earns honorable mention. UC Davis has yet to win the StatSheet Big West Player of the Week award this season.
Tags: Corey Hawkins
- Scoring: Chris Patton, UC Riverside: 36 PPG
- Rebounding: Christian Standhardinger, Hawaii: 11 RPG
- Assists: Alex Young, UC Irvine: 6 APG
- Blocked Shots: Michael Bryson, UC-Santa Barbara: 1.5 BPG
- Free Throws: Hauns Brereton, Hawaii: 8 PPG
- Three Pointers: Sammy Yeager, Cal State Fullerton: 6 TPG
- Steals: James Ennis, Long Beach State: 4 SPG