Northwestern and Indiana Take Home Weekly Awards

Indiana's Cody Zeller was named Big Ten Freshman of the Week for the second time this season.

Nov. 21, 2011

Player of the Week
Drew Crawford, Northwestern
F – Jr. – 6-5 – Naperville, Ill. – Naperville Central

• Named MVP of the Charleston Classic after leading Northwestern to a 3-0 record and the tournament title
• Averaged 24.0 points and 6.0 rebounds while shooting 57.4 percent from the field, including 52.4 percent from 3-point range
• Recorded four assists, four blocks and three steals in the tournament
• Earns the second weekly award of his career after receiving the honor as a freshman (Dec. 14, 2009)
• Last Northwestern Player of the Week: John Shurna (Dec. 20, 2010)

Freshman of the Week
Cody Zeller, Indiana
F – 6-11 – Washington, Ind. - Washington

• Averaged 18.5 points and 7.0 rebounds to help Indiana to victories over Evansville and Savannah State
• Shot 85.7 percent from the field and currently ranks second in the conference, shooting 82.6 percent this season
• Earns his second consecutive Freshman of the Week accolade
• Last Indiana Freshman of the Week: Cody Zeller (Nov. 14, 2011)

2011-12 Big Ten Men’s Basketball Players of the Week
Nov. 14 
P:  Victor Oladipo, So., IND
F:  Cody Zeller, IND
F: Aaron White, IOWA
Nov. 21 
P: Drew Crawford, Jr., NU
F: Cody Zeller, IND