Purdue, Ohio State Earn Weekly Men’s Basketball Honors
Dec. 4, 2017

Player of the Week

Isaac Haas, Purdue

C – Sr. – 7-2 – Hokes Bluff, Ala. – Hokes Bluff

  • Scored 20 points in back-to-back games for the second time in his career, including a career high 26 points vs. Northwestern
  • Averaged 18.7 points, 6.0 rebounds and 1.3 blocks in three wins last week
  • Tied a career high with four blocks in win at Maryland
  • Scored 19 of his 26 points in the win vs. Northwestern, including six straight Purdue points and the go-ahead basket with 43 seconds remaining
  • Earns his first career Big Ten Player of the Week honor
  • Last Purdue Player of the Week: Caleb Swanigan (Mar. 6, 2017)

Freshman of the Week

Kaleb Wesson, Ohio State

C – 6-9 – Columbus, Ohio – Westerville South

  • Averaged 17 points and 4.0 rebounds
  • Shot 65 percent for the week, going 11-of-17 from the field including 2-of-2 from 3-point range
  • Made 10-of-12 free throws
  • Recorded a career-high 19 points on 6-of-9 shooting in a win at Wisconsin
  • Earns his first Freshman of the Week honor
  • Last Ohio State Freshman of the Week: JaQuan Lyle (Jan. 18, 2016)


2017-18 Big Ten Men’s Basketball Players of the Week

Nov. 13         

P: Jordan Murphy, MINN

F: Luka Garza, IOWA


Nov. 20

P: Jordan Murphy, MINN

F: Darryl Morsell, MD


Nov. 27

P: Jordan Murphy, MINN

F: Jaren Jackson Jr., MSU

F: Brad Davison, WIS


Dec. 4

P: Isaac Haas, PUR

F: Kaleb Wesson, OSU