St. John's Harrison Named Player of the Week

Villanova's Josh Hart

Villanova's Josh Hart

Dec. 23, 2013

BIG EAST PLAYER OF THE WEEK D'Angelo Harrison, G, St. John's Harrison averaged 23.5 points, while shooting 60.9 percent from the floor in a 2-0 week. He also shot 7-of-9 (.778) from 3-point range. Harrison scored 29 points, including 5-of-6 from the beyond the arc, in a 96-87 win over Youngstown State. He became the school's all-time leader with 156 3-pointers.

BIG EAST ROOKIE OF THE WEEK Josh Hart, G, Villanova Hart came off the bench to score a team-high 19 points in an 88-67 win versus Rider in VU's only game of the week. He shot 7-of-8 from the floor. For the season, his field goal percentage of .559 ranks fifth in the BIG EAST.

BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll Alex Barlow, G, Butler Had a career-high 16 points, eight rebounds and four steals in a 68-59 win at Evansville.

Doug McDermott, F, Creighton Averaged 22.5 points and 10.0 boards against Ark.-Pine Bluff (88-51) and California (68-54).

Bryce Cotton, G, Providence Averaged 21.0 points, 9.0 assists and 4.5 boards in win over Yale (76-74) and Maine (94-70).

Fuquan Edwin, G/F, Seton Hall Had 14 points, a school record-tying eight steals, four assists and four rebounds in a win over Eastern Washington (92-70).

Isaiah Philmore, F, Xavier Posted career highs of 17 points and 12 rebounds in a 77-74 victory at Alabama.