PROVIDENCE, R.I.—The American Athletic Conference announced its weekly men’s basketball honors for Dec. 9.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Quentin Grimes, So., G, Houston
Grimes averaged 22.5 points, 5.0 rebounds and 3.0 assists in a pair of wins for the Cougars. Grimes also shot 42.9 percent from 3-point range. The sophomore scored 21 points and grabbed six rebounds against Texas State on Dec. 4 before posting 24 points and four rebounds in a road win at South Carolina on Dec. 8.
FRESHMAN OF THE WEEK
Tyson Etienne, G, Wichita State
In two wins for the Shockers, Etienne averaged 16.