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.