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League Leaders Boast Men’s Basketball Award Winners
February 13, 2017
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Two guards that helped their teams continue to lead the Big 12 - Josh Jackson (Kansas) and Manu Lecomte (Baylor) - are this week’s Phillips 66 Big 12 Player and Newcomer of the Week. Jackson captures a weekly award for the seventh time this year and Lecomte is the top newcomer for the third time.

PHILLIPS 66 BIG 12 PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Josh Jackson, Kansas, G, Fr., Detroit, Mich.

  • Averaged 24.5 points and 7.0 rebounds in two road victories for the Jayhawks.
  • Had a career-high 31 points at Texas Tech, including the game-winning free throw with 2.8 seconds left.
  • Jackson is the only freshman in the Big 12 to win player honors this season, having done so twice.

PHILLIPS 66 BIG 12 NEWCOMER OF THE WEEK
Manu Lecomte, Baylor, G, Jr., Brussels, Belgium

  • Led Bears to 21st and 22nd wins of the season with 16.0 points per game plus six assists and four rebounds.
  • Shot 42.9 percent from 3-point range, extending his streak to 11 straight games with a 3-pointer made.
  • Has made at least three 3-point field goals in each of the last five contests.

 

2016-17 Phillips 66 Big 12 Men’s Basketball Weekly Awards

 Date   Player of the Week  Newcomer of the Week
 November 16        Frank Mason, Kansas, G, Sr.          Manu Lecomte, Baylor, G, Jr.             
     Jaylen Fisher, TCU, G, Fr.
 November 21  Monte Morris, Iowa State, G, Sr.       Josh Jackson, Kansas, G, Fr.
 November 28  Johnathan Motley, Baylor, F, Jr.  Josh Jackson, Kansas, G, Fr.

 December 5  Manu Lecomte, Baylor, G, Jr.  Anthony Livingston, Texas Tech, F, Sr.
   Jawun Evans, Oklahoma State, G, So.   
 December 12  Frank Mason, Kansas, G, Sr.  Brandon Averette, Oklahoma State, G, Fr.

 December 19  Nazareth Mitrou-Long, Iowa State, G, Sr.  Jo Lual-Acuil Jr., Baylor, F, Jr.
 December 27  Josh Jackson, Kansas, G, Fr.  Desmond Bane, TCU, G, Fr.
 January 3  Landen Lucas, Kansas, C, Sr.  Manu Lecomte, Baylor, G, Jr.
 January 9  Johnathan Motley, Baylor, F, Jr.  Josh Jackson, Kansas, G, Fr.

 January 16  Vladimir Brodziansky, TCU, F, Jr.  Josh Jackson, Kansas, G, Fr.
     Jarrett Allen, Texas, F, Fr.

 January 23  Johnathan Motley, Baylor, F, Jr.  Jarrett Allen, Texas, F, Fr.
 January 30  Jawun Evans, Oklahoma State, G, So.  Josh Jackson, Kansas, G, Fr.

 February 6  Deonte Burton, Iowa State, G, Sr.  Lindy Waters III, Oklahoma State, G, Fr.
     Alex Robinson, TCU, G, Jr.

February 13  Josh Jackson, Kansas, G, Fr.  Manu Lecomte, Baylor, G, Jr.
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