Gerald Robinson, Jr., a 6-foot-1, 180-pound senior guard from Nashville, Tenn., was named SEC Player of the Week
after averaging 20 points, 4.5 rebounds and three assists in wins over Arkansas and at 20th-ranked Mississippi State. Robinson scored a career-high 27 points in Georgia’s win over Arkansas. He had 17 points and had four assists in the first half alone. In Georgia’s win at Mississippi State, he scored 10 of his 13 points in the final 28 seconds of regulation and overtime. He sank two free throws with :28 left in OT to give Georgia a 2-possession lead. His 27 points against Arkansas bettered his previous career high by five points.
Kentucky’s Marquis Teague, a 6-foot-2, 189-pound freshman guard from Indianapolis, Ind., was named SEC Freshman of the Week
after averaging 12.5 points, 9.5 assists and 3.5 rebounds in wins over 8th-ranked Florida and at Vanderbilt. Teague tallied his first-career double-double in the win against Florida scoring 12 points and dishing out a game-high 10 assists. He followed that performance with a 13-point, eight assist, one turnover game on the road at Vanderbilt. Over the last eight games, Teague has dished out 46 assists against just 17 turnovers.