Wisconsin and Michigan Receive Men's Basketball Weekly Honors

Hardaway has now posted 20 double-digit scoring games, with three 20-plus point games.

Hardaway has now posted 20 double-digit scoring games, with three 20-plus point games.

Feb. 14, 2011

Park Ridge, Ill. -
Player of the Week
Jordan Taylor - Wisconsin
Jr. - G - 6-1
Bloomington, Minn. - Benilde-St. Margaret's

Jordan Taylor averaged 21.5 points, 4.0 rebounds and 7.5 assists per game while playing an average 41.5 minutes in a pair of wins against Iowa and previously undefeated No.1 Ohio State last week. Taylor played 44 minutes at Iowa, scoring 16 points with four rebounds and eight assists. In the Badgers' 62-59 overtime victory, the junior scored or assisted on 17 of Wisconsin's final 19 points. Against Ohio State, Taylor led all scorers with 27 points while adding four rebounds and seven assists to just one turnover. The Bloomington, Minn., native knocked down a career-high five three-pointers and scored 21 of his 27 points in the second half. Taylor is just the second player in the last 14 years to post 27 points and seven assists against the No. 1 team in the Associated Press poll.

Last Wisconsin Player of the Week: Jon Leuer (Feb. 7, 2011)

Freshman of the Week
Tim Hardaway Jr. - Michigan
G - 6-5
Miami, Fla. - Palmetto Senior

Michigan's Tim Hardaway Jr. earns his second weekly award after helping the Wolverines to a 2-0 week by recording his first career double-double against Northwestern and then posting a career-best 26 points against Indiana. For the week, he averaged 21.5 points, 6.5 rebounds, 2.0 assists and 1.0 steals per game and shot 63.6 percent from the floor, including 50 percent from long range. Against Northwestern, Hardaway posted 17 points and grabbed a career-best 10rebounds. Closing out the week, Hardaway went 9-for-11 from the field to score a career-best 26 points against the Hoosiers. He finished the game 4-for-6 from long range, grabbing three boards and swiping two steals in 35 minutes of action.

Last Michigan Freshman of the Week: Tim Hardaway Jr. (Dec. 27, 2010)

2010-11 Big Ten Men's Basketball Weekly Honorees

 

 

Nov. 15
P: John Shurna, Jr., NU
F: Jared Sullinger, OSU
Nov. 22
P: Trevor Mbakwe, Jr., MINN
P: Jared Sullinger, Fr., OSU
F: Jared Sullinger, OSU
Nov. 29
P: Kalin Lucas, Sr., MSU
F: Deshaun Thomas, OSU
Dec. 6
P: Jon Leuer, Sr., WIS
F: Jared Sullinger, OSU
Dec. 13
P: Jared Sullinger, Fr., OSU
F: Jared Sullinger, OSU
Dec. 20
P: John Shurna, Jr., NU
F: Jared Sullinger, OSU
Dec. 27
P: Darius Morris, So., MICH
F: Tim Hardaway Jr., MICH
F: Jared Sullinger, OSU
Jan. 3
P: Demetri McCamey, Sr., ILL
P: E'Twaun Moore, Sr., PUR
F: Jared Sullinger, OSU
Jan. 10
P: Jared Sullinger, Fr., OSU
P: Ryne Smith, Jr., PUR
F: Jared Sullinger, Fr., OSU
Jan. 17
P: Draymond Green, Jr., MSU
F: Aaron Craft, OSU
Jan. 24
P: Jared Sullinger, Fr., OSU
F: Jared Sullinger, OSU
Jan. 31
P: Darius Morris, So., MICH
P: Talor Battle, Sr., PSU
F: Jared Sullinger, OSU
Feb. 7
P: Jon Leuer, Sr., WIS
F: Jared Sullinger, OSU
Feb. 14
P: Jordan Taylor, Jr., WIS
F: Tim Hardaway, MICH
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