Creighton's McDermott Named Player of the Week

McDermott Named Player of the Week

McDermott Named Player of the Week

Nov. 18, 2013

BIG EAST PLAYER OF THE WEEK Doug McDermott, F, Creighton McDermott averaged 25.7 ppg in a 3-0 start for the Bluejays. He shot 55.8 percent from the floor and 53.3 percent from 3-point range. His 3-point play with 4.9 seconds left gave Creighton an 83-79 win at Saint Joseph's.

BIG EAST ROOKIE OF THE WEEK Tommy Hamilton, IV, C, DePaul Hamilton leads all BIG EAST freshmen with a 12.3 scoring mark and a 6.7 rebounding average. He has helped the Blue Demons to a 2-1 start and registered 16 points and 11 boards in his debut against Grambling State.

BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll Cleveland Melvin, F, DePaul -- Averaged 18.7 ppg and 6.3 rebounds in a 2-1 start. Shot .667 from the floor and 3-point range.

Bryce Cotton, G, Providence Averaged 20.7 ppg, 8.0 assists and 3.7 rebounds in a 3-0 beginning. Scored 28 points twice.

Fuquan Edwin, G-F, Seton Hall Averaged 19.3 ppg and 3.0 steals for the 2-1 Pirates. Had 35 points in a double overtime loss at Mercer.

James Bell, F, Villanova Averaged 18.3 ppg and 7.0 rebounds in a 3-0 start. Had 24 points and nine boards vs. Lafayette.

Semaj Christon, G, Xavier Averaged 17.3 ppg while shooting 60.6 percent from the floor in a 3-0 start. Also averaging 3.7 assists.