Michigan Sweeps Weekly Big Ten Honors

Michigan's Glenn Robinson III took home his first career weekly award.

Jan. 7, 2013

Player of the Week
Trey Burke, Michigan
G – 6-0 – So. – Columbus, Ohio –Northland

  • Averaged 21 points and 8.5 assists as Michigan started the Big Ten season 2-0 and remained perfect on the year with a 15-0 mark
  • Also recorded 2.5 rebounds and 2.5 steals per game while shooting 61.5 percent from the floor
  • Gave up only three turnovers to 17 assists in 66 minutes of play
  • Scored 23 points with five assists and a career-best four steals at Northwestern before recording his third double-double of the season with 19 points and 12 assists against Iowa
  • Earns his third career Player of the Week honor and second of the season 
  • Last Michigan Player of the Week: Trey Burke (Dec. 17, 2012)

Freshman of the Week
Glenn Robinson III, Michigan
F – 6-6 – St. John, Ind. – Lake Central

  • Averaged 15 points, 7.5 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 1.5 steals as Michigan opened the Big Ten season 2-0 and remained perfect on the year with a 15-0 overall mark
  • Shot 70.6 percent from the field, including a perfect 4-for-4 performance against Northwestern
  • Recorded his first career double-double and third career 20-point game against Iowa with 20 points and 10 rebounds, also adding three assists and a steal
  • Earns his first career weekly award
  • Last Michigan Freshman of the Week: Nik Stauskas (Dec. 31, 2012)


2012-13 Big Ten Men’s Basketball Players of the Week
Nov. 12    
P: Tim Hardaway Jr., Jr., MICH
F: Kevin “Yogi” Ferrell, IND
Nov. 19    
P: Deshaun Thomas, Jr., OSU
F: Gary Harris, MSU
Nov. 26    
P: Andre Hollins, So., MINN
F: Nik Stauskas, MICH
Dec. 3    
P: Andre Almeida, Sr., NEB
F: Nik Stauskas, MICH
Dec. 10    
P: Brandon Paul, Sr., ILL
F: Gary Harris, MSU
Dec. 17    
P: Trey Burke, So., MICH
F: Mike Gesell, IOWA
Dec. 24    
P: Derrick Nix, Sr., MSU
F: Mitch McGary, MICH
Dec. 31    
P: Tracy Abrams, So., ILL
F: Nik Stauskas, MICH
Jan. 7   
P: Trey Burke, So., MICH
F: Glenn Robinson III, MICH