PROVIDENCE, R.I.—The American Athletic Conference announced its weekly men’s basketball honors for Dec. 2.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Quinton Rose, Sr., G, Temple
Rose averaged 14.0 points, 8.7 rebounds and 5.7 assists per game as Temple finished 2-1 in the Advocare Orlando Invitational. The senior almost had a triple-double against Davidson with 14 points and season highs of 11 rebounds and nine assists. In a 23-point win over Texas A&M, Rose had 19 points, six rebounds and four assists.
FRESHMAN OF THE WEEK
Boogie Ellis, G, Memphis
Ellis helped lead Memphis to an 83-78 victory over the ACC’s NC State in the Barclays Center Classic in Brooklyn on Thanksgiving Day.