December 17, 2012 at 1:21 PM
Pac-12 Player of the Week: Andre Roberson
The Pac-12 rewarded the extraordinary rebounding efforts of Colorado’s Andre Roberson, who won the Player of the Week award.
The Buffaloes junior forward collected 20 boards in a 50-43 win over Fresno State. It was the most rebounds for a Pac-12 player in four years and the most for a CU player since the 2002-03 season.
Roberson also added 17 points on 7-for-12 shooting and three assists in the road win that improved Colorado to 8-2.
Washington nominated Scott Suggs who scored a career-high 24 points against Seattle University and had 17 points six rebounds versus Jackson State.
Others nominated include: Arizona’s Mark Lyons, Oregon’s Arsalan Kazemi, Oregon State’s Roberto Nelson, Stanford’s Dwight Powell, UCLA’s Shabazz Muhammad and Washington State’s Brock Motum.
2012-13 Pac-12 Players of the Week
Dec. 10 — Motum
Dec. 3 — Arizona State’s Carrick Felix
Nov. 25 — California’s Justin Cobbs
Nov. 19 — Colorado’s Askia Booker
Nov. 12 — Oregon State’s Ahmad Starks