Kentucky’s Terrence Jones
, a 6-foot-8, 252-pound sophomore forward from Portland, Ore., was named SEC Player of the Week after averaging 20.0 points, 8.0 rebounds, 3.5 blocks and 3.0 steals leading the Wildcats to wins over St. John’s and fifth-ranked North Carolina. Jones tallied a season-high 26 points while tying his season marks with nine rebounds, four blocked shots against St. John’s. He tied or set career marks with four steals, 11 free-throws made and 16 free throws attempted. Jones scored 14 first-half points in win over North Carolina and finished the game with three blocks. He has made a 3-pointer in every game he’s attempted one this season.
Ole Miss’ Jarvis Summers
, a 6-foot-4, 184-pound freshman guard from Jackson, Miss., was named SEC Freshman of the Week after averaging 19.5 points, three rebounds, three assists and 1.5 steals in leading the Rebels to wins at DePaul and at Penn State. Summers poured in a career-high 27 points, the most by a Rebel this season, in a 72-70 win at Penn State. He made 10 of 16 shots from the field, 4 of 5 from behind the arc and 3 of 4 from the charity stripe, while adding four rebounds and three assists in an all-around quality floor game. With his team down 70-69 and 34 seconds remaining, Summers made a big-time drive to the basket for a layup-and-one to provide the winning 72-70 margin. He posted12 points, three assists and two steals and tied the game at 68-68 with a clutch jumper in a 70-68 win at DePaul.