Iowa State swept the Big 12 Men’s Basketball weekly awards after beginning conference play at 2-0 including a win over No. 5 Kansas. Marial Shayok picked up his first player of the week honor while Tyrese Halliburton was named the top newcomer for the second time this season.
Shayok averaged 20.5 points and 5.5 rebounds while hitting 8-of-16 from behind the arc. He scored 24 points and tied the school record by connecting on all five of his 3-pointers against the Jayhawks. He started the week with 17 points and six rebounds at Oklahoma State. Shayok has been in double figures all 14 games this season.
Haliburton went 8-for-11 behind the arc and averaged 13.0 points, 2.5 rebounds, 3.0 assists and 2.5 steals. He had 14 points and was 4-for-5 in 3-pointers against Kansas, while adding four steals and three assists. Against OSU, Haliburton had 12 points and was 4-for-6 behind the arc with three assists, two blocks and a steal.
2018-19 Big 12 Men’s Basketball Weekly Awards
Player of the Week
Nov. 12: Dedric Lawson, Kansas, F, Jr.
Nov. 19: Lagerald Vick, Kansas, G, Sr.
Nov. 26: Dedric Lawson, Kansas, F, Jr.
Dec. 3: Lagerald Vick, Kansas, G, Sr.
Dec. 10: Christian James, Oklahoma, G, Sr.
Dec. 17: Jarrett Culver, Texas Tech, G, So.
Dec. 26: Dedric Lawson, Kansas, F, Jr.
Dec. 30: Tristan Clark, Baylor, F, So.
Jan. 7: Marial Shayok, Iowa State, G, Sr.
Newcomer of the Week
Nov. 12 Quentin Grimes, Kansas, G, Fr.
Nov. 19: Talen Horton-Tucker, Iowa State, G, Fr
Jaxson Hayes, Texas, F, Fr.
Nov. 26: Jaxson Hayes, Texas, F, Fr.
Dec. 3: Dedric Lawson, Kansas, F, Jr.
Dec. 10: Tyrese Haliburton, Iowa State, G, Fr.
Dec. 17: Dedric Lawson, Kansas, F, Jr.
Dec. 26: Miles Reynolds, Oklahoma, G, Gr.
Curtis Jones, Oklahoma State, G, Jr.
Dec. 30: Devon Dotson, Kansas, G, Fr.
Jan. 7: Tyrese Haliburton, Iowa State, G, Fr.