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    SEC Men's Hoops Players Of The Week

    SEC Player Of The Week
    Festus Ezeli
    C • 6-11 • 255 • Jr. • Benin City, Nigeria

    Vanderbilt’s Festus Ezeli was named SEC Player of the Week after he averaged 19.0 points, 6.5 rebounds and 3.0 blocks while  leading Vanderbilt to wins over Western Kentucky and Belmont. He had a career-high 24 points and 10 rebounds in win over Belmont on Saturday. The game marked the first 20-point, 10-rebound game of his career and his second career double-double. Ezeli was 10-for-14 from the free throw line, which was a career-best for free throws made, and also had four steals, which shattered his old career mark of one steal. In his career, he now has 80 blocks, which ranks fifth all-time on the Vanderbilt block list.

    Ezeli’s Season Stats
    PPG       RPG       APG       BPG       SPG
    13.3        7.8          0.3          1.9          0.8

    SEC Freshman Of The Week
    Tobias Harris
    F • 6-8 • 226 • Fr. • Dix Hills, N.Y.

    Tennessee’s Tobias Harris was named SEC Freshman of the Week after scoring a game-high 21 points—surpassing the 20-point mark for the first time in his career—while also leading the team in steals with three. In addition to shooting .600 from the field, and .778 percent from the foul line, Harris also was a perfect 2-for-2 from 3-point range against the Blue Raiders. His six rebounds were second-most among all Vols, and he also dished out a season-high three assists and added a blocked shot. For the season, Harris leads the Vols in scoring (16.7 ppg) while ranking second in rebounding (5.8 rpg).

    Harris’s Season Stats
    PPG       RPG       APG       BPG       SPG
    16.7        5.8          0.8          0.3          1.0