With a solid performance that included going up against the #7 team in the nation, Allen Crabbe, a 6-6 junior from California, has earned the StatSheet NCAA Player of the Week. StatSheet's NCAA Freshman of the Week is St. John's's JaKarr Sampson and StatSheet's NCAA 6th Man of the Week is Beau Levesque from Saint Mary's. Crabbe put up an impressive 23.5 points per game, 3 three pointers per game, and 5.5 assists per game in a win against 7th ranked Arizona and a loss to Arizona State.
Crabbe led all scoring for the Golden Bears with 16 points and added 6 assists in a 66-62 loss to Arizona State. He then led the team in scoring (31) and rebounding (7) in a 77-69 upset of Arizona.
This is the first time this season that Allen Crabbe has been named StatSheet NCAA Player of the Week. The runner-up this week is Providence junior Kadeem Batts. Honorable mention goes to South Dakota State senior Nate Wolters.
StatSheet NCAA Freshman of the Week: St. John's's JaKarr Sampson
JaKarr Sampson played an average of 35 minutes starting both games for the Red Storm. In a 71-65 victory against Connecticut, Sampson led scoring with 18 points on 46% shooting. In a 77-58 loss to Syracuse, he led scoring and rebounding with 21 and 6.
This marks the first time this season that Sampson has won the StatSheet NCAA Freshman of the Week. The runner-up is Mitch McGary from Michigan. Marcus Smart from Oklahoma State takes honorable mention.
StatSheet NCAA 6th Man of the Week: Saint Mary's's Beau Levesque
Junior Beau Levesque averaged 29 minutes over two games for the Gaels. In a big 84-63 win over Santa Clara, Levesque led the Gaels in scoring with 24 points and adding 4 assists. Then in a 74-64 win over San Diego, he contributed 9 points and 3 assists.
This is the first time this season Levesque has won the StatSheet NCAA 6th Man of the Week award. Lee Goldsbrough, a junior forward from Providence, is runner-up. Our own Cady Lalanne wins honorable mention.
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- Scoring: Nate Wolters, South Dakota State: 44.5 PPG
- Rebounding: Phillip Crawford, Alabama State: 16.5 RPG
- Assists: Frankie Dobbs, Bryant: 13 APG
- Blocked Shots: Cannen Cunningham, Southern Methodist: 6 BPG
- Free Throws: Jud Dillard, Tennessee Tech: 14 PPG
- Three Pointers: Travis Bader, Oakland: 7 TPG
- Steals: Chase Hallam, Denver: 6 SPG
, Cady Lalanne