SAN BRUNO, Calif. – The West Coast Conference has named its Men’s Basketball Player of the Week for January 11, 2016.
WEST COAST CONFERENCE PLAYER OF THE WEEK – KYLE COLLINSWORTH, SR., G – BYU
Senior guard Kyle Collinsworth recorded his ninth career triple-double and helped BYU to a home sweep of Santa Clara and San Francisco. Collinsworth averaged 17 points, 8.5 assists, 7.5 rebounds and 2.5 steals. He also had an assist to turnover ratio of 5.7 to 1.
Against Santa Clara, Collinsworth totaled 21 points, 11 rebounds, 10 assists and two steals. He was 7-of-10 from the free-throw line and was 7-of-16 from the field. Collinsworth dished out 10 assists and had just one turnover in 34 minutes on the floor. It was his ninth career triple-double extending his NCAA career mark and putting him halfway to his season record of six triple-doubles which he set last year.
On Saturday against San Francisco, Collinsworth finished with 13 points, seven assists, four rebounds, three steals and a block.
Also Nominated: Ronnie Boyce, San Francisco; Sami Eleraky, Pacific; Jett Raines, Pepperdine; Domantas Sabonis, Gonzaga
2015-16 WCC Men’s Basketball Player of the Week
1/11 – Kyle Collinsworth, BYU
1/4 – Jared Brownridge, Santa Clara
12/28 – Alec Wintering, Portland
12/21 – Domantas Sabonis, Gonzaga
12/14 – Stacy Davis, Pepperdine
12/7 – Nate Kratch, Santa Clara
11/30 – Kyle Collinsworth, BYU & Kyle Wiltjer, Gonzaga
11/23 – Domantas Sabonis, Gonzaga
11/16 – Kyle Davis, BYU