Michigan and Michigan State Earn Weekly Men’s Basketball Honors

Wolverines’ Wagner and Spartans’ Winston claim weekly awards

 

Player of the Week

Cassius Winston, Michigan State
G – Sr. – 6-1 – Detroit, Mich. – University of Detroit Jesuit – Major: Sports Management

  • Averaged 20.0 points, 7.5 assists, four rebounds and shot .524 from the field in a 2-0 week for the Spartans
  • Posted 20 points, five rebounds and nine assists in a 78-70 win over Iowa
  • Followed up that performance with 20 points and six assists while hitting 5-of-6 from 3-point land in a win at Maryland
  • Earns his second Player of the Week accolade this season and the seventh of his career
  • Last Michigan State Player of the Week: Cassius Winston (Jan. 6, 2020)

Freshman of the Week

Franz Wagner, Michigan

G – 6-9 – Berlin, Germany – Alba Berlin – Major: Undecided

  • Led the Wolverines for the third straight week averaging 17.5 points and 8.5 rebounds, while shooting 66.7% (14-for-21) from the field and 50% (5-for-10) from the 3-point line
  • Opened the week scoring 15 of his 17 points in the second half, while grabbing seven rebounds versus Wisconsin
  • At Ohio State, produced his first career double-double with 18 points and 10 rebounds; once again, he scored 15 of his 18 points in the second half, while grabbing his second career 10+ rebound game
  • Added two steals and tied a career-best four 3-pointers against the Buckeyes
  • Earns his third Big Ten Freshman of the Week honor
  • Last Michigan Freshman of the Week: Franz Wagner (Feb. 17, 2020)

2019-20 Big Ten Men’s Basketball Players of the Week

Nov. 11

P: Nate Reuvers, Jr., F, WIS

F: Kofi Cockburn, C, ILL

 

Nov. 18

P: Kaleb Wesson, Jr., C, OSU

F: Trayce Jackson-Davis, F, IND

F: Malik Hall, F, MSU

 

Nov. 25

P/F: Kofi Cockburn, Fr., C, ILL

 

Dec. 2

P: Anthony Cowan Jr., Sr., G, MD

P: Jon Teske, Sr., C, MICH

F: Trayce Jackson-Davis, F, IND

 

Dec. 9

P: Luka Garza, Jr., C, IOWA

F: Kofi Cockburn, C, ILL

 

Dec. 16

P: Lamar Stevens, Sr., F, PSU

F: Kofi Cockburn, C, ILL

F: Trayce Jackson-Davis, F, IND

 

Dec. 23

P: Gabe Kalscheur, So., G, MINN

P: D’Mitrik Trice, Jr., G, WIS

F: Armaan Franklin, G, IND

F: D.J. Carton, G, OSU

 

Dec. 30

P: Daniel Oturu, So., F, MINN

F: Kofi Cockburn, C, ILL

 

Jan. 6

P: Cassius Winston, Sr., G, MSU

F: Joe Toussaint, G, IOWA

 

Jan. 13

P: Daniel Oturu, So., F, MINN

P: Trevion Williams, So., F, PUR

F: Kofi Cockburn, C, ILL

 

Jan. 20

P: Luka Garza, Jr., C, IOWA

F: CJ Fredrick, G, IOWA

 

Jan. 27

P: Jalen Smith, So., F, MD

F: Kofi Cockburn, C, ILL

 

Feb. 3

P: Anthony Cowan Jr., Sr., G, MD

F: Franz Wagner, G, MICH

 

Feb. 10

P: Lamar Stevens, Sr., F, PSU

F: Trayce Jackson-Davis, G, IND

 

Feb. 17

P: Anthony Cowan Jr., Sr., G, MD

F: Franz Wagner, G, MICH

 

Feb. 24

P: Ayo Dosunmu, So., G, ILL

F: Trayce Jackson-Davis, G, IND

 

March 2

P: Cassius Winston, Sr., G, MSU

F: Franz Wagner, G, MICH