Butler's Dunham Named Player of the Week

Butler's Kellen Dunham

Butler's Kellen Dunham

Dec. 16, 2013

BIG EAST PLAYER OF THE WEEK Kellen Dunham, G, Butler

Dunham poured in a game-high 25 points to lead Butler past Purdue 76-70 in the Crossroads Classic in Indianapolis, Ind. The sophomore shot 8-of-16 from the floor and grabbed four rebounds. He also had 15 points in 19 minutes in a 100-41 victory over Manchester. Dunham is second in the BIG EAST in scoring with a 19.3 average.

BIG EAST ROOKIE OF THE WEEK Billy Garrett, Jr., G, DePaul

Garrett, Jr. takes rookie honors after averaging 15.5 points, 4.5 rebounds and 2.5 assists in a win over Florida Atlantic and an overtime victory overtime over Chicago State. He had eight of DePaul's 15 points in OT against Chicago State.

BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll Cleveland Melvin, F, DePaul

Averaged 18.5 points, 8.5 rebounds and 2.0 blocks in a 2-0 week.

Davante Gardner, F, Marquette

Produced his sixth career double-double with 20 points and 11 boards in an 86-50 win over IUPUI.

Sterling Gibbs, G, Seton Hall

Averaged 16.5 points and went 17-of-18 from the foul line in a 1-1 week.

Darrun Hilliard, G, Villanova

Contributed 21 points and four assists in a 73-52 win over La Salle.

Justin Martin, F, XavierHad 17 points in a 64-47 win against Cincinnati and averaged 11.0 points in a 2-0 week.