SEC names Week 14 Player, Freshman of the Week
The Southeastern Conference has just announced its latest weekly honors on the hardwood and Ole Miss and South Carolina fans will be pleased to hear this news.
Ole Miss senior guard Breein Tyree has been named SEC Player of the Week while South Carolina guard Jermaine Couisnard has been named Freshman of the Week.
Here is the announcement from the SEC, which was released on Monday:
SEC Player of the Week – Ole Miss guard Breein Tyree, a 6-foot-2, 195-pound senior from Somerset, N.J., averaged 30.5 points, 3.5 rebounds, two steals and one assist in wins against South Carolina and Florida. He shot 52.5 percent (21-of-40) from the field and 63.6 percent (7-of-11) from beyond the arc in the two wins. Tyree scored 20 of his team’s 41 second half points on his way to a career-high 38 points against South Carolina. It was his third 30-point game of the season. Tyree followed that up with a game-high 23 points to lead the Rebels past Florida.
SEC Freshman of the Week – South Carolina guard Jermaine Couisnard, a 6-foot-4, 211-pound freshman from East Chicago, Ind., averaged 23.5 points, three assists and two rebounds against Ole Miss and Texas A&M. He recorded a career-best 28 points at Ole Miss and added a 19-point effort against Texas A&M.