Indiana and Michigan Earn Big Ten Weekly Awards

Nov. 12, 2012

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

•    Became the 46th player in school history to score 1,000 career points, putting up 25 in Michigan’s 100-62 win over Slippery Rock
•    Went 8-for-10 from the field, including 5-for-5 from long range, tying his career best for three pointers in a game
•    Dished out three assists and pulled down 10 rebounds to record his fourth career double-double
•    Earns his second career Player of the Week award
•    Last Michigan Player of the Week: Trey Burke (Jan. 2, 2012)

Freshman of the Week
Kevin “Yogi” Ferrell
G – 6-0 – Indianapolis, Ind. – Park Tudor

•    Scored 10 points in his collegiate debut, helping Indiana to a 97-54 win over Bryant
•    Recorded seven assists, five rebounds, one block and one steal in 24 minutes of action
•    Began the season in the Indiana starting lineup, marking the sixth straight season at least one freshman has started in the Hoosiers’ season opener
•    Last Indiana Freshman of the Week: Cody Zeller (March 5, 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