Stanford's Josh Huestis has earned the StatSheet Pac 12 Player of the Week for the week ending February 4th. Kaleb Tarczewski from Arizona has won StatSheet Pac 12 Freshman of the Week. And last but certainly not least, John Gage from Stanford is the StatSheet Pac 12 6th Man of the Week.
Huestis led the all of the Pac 12 in rebounding (13.0 per game) and blocked shots (2.5 per game). He also tallied respectable numbers with 70% shooting and 15 points per game. The Stanford junior played well for the Cardinal in victories versus 10th ranked Oregon and Oregon State.
Huestis totaled 14 points and 13 rebounds in 29 minutes in a big 76-52 win over Oregon. In the next game he added 16 points and 13 rebounds in an 81-73 victory against Oregon State.
This is the first time that Josh Huestis has been named the StatSheet Pac 12 Player of the Week. The runner-up this week is USC senior Jio Fontan. Honorable mention goes to USC senior Eric Wise.
StatSheet Pac 12 Freshman of the Week: Arizona's Kaleb Tarczewski
Kaleb Tarczewski played an average of 24 minutes as a starter for Arizona. In a late 57-53 win over Washington, Tarczewski tallied 10 points and 8 rebounds. Following that in a 79-65 win against Washington State, he added 10 points on 60% shooting.
This is a new honor for Kaleb Tarczewski, the first time he has won StatSheet Pac 12 Freshman of the Week. Our own Shabazz Muhammad grabs runner-up. Honorable mention goes to Jeremy Olsen from Utah.
StatSheet Pac 12 6th Man of the Week: Stanford's John Gage
Junior John Gage, a 6-10 reserve forward/center, averaged 18 minutes of action over the two games for the Cardinal. In the win over Oregon, Gage added 5 points and 2 rebounds. During the win against Oregon State, he racked up 12 points and 2 rebounds.
This is the first StatSheet Pac 12 6th Man of the Week win for John Gage. Aaron Fuller, a senior forward from USC, is runner up. Ari Stewart, a junior forward from USC, receives honorable mention. David Wear finished 5th and was the highest ranking 6th man from UCLA. UCLA has won the StatSheet Pac 12 Player of the Week award once this season.
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- Scoring: Jahii Carson, Arizona State: 28.5 PPG
- Rebounding: Josh Huestis, Stanford: 13 RPG
- Assists: Larry Drew II, UCLA: 8 APG
- Blocked Shots: Josh Huestis, Stanford: 2.5 BPG
- Free Throws: Shabazz Muhammad, UCLA: 6 PPG
- Three Pointers: Jonathan Gilling, Arizona State: 3.5 TPG
- Steals: Andre Roberson, Colorado: 4 SPG
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