Saint Mary's Emmett Naar Named WCC Men's Basketball Player of the Week
Senior averaged 14.3 points, 8.7 assists per game as No. 22 Gaels went 3-0
SAN BRUNO, Calif. -- The West Coast Conference has named its Men's Basketball Player of the Week for November 20, 2017.
WEST COAST CONFERENCE PLAYER OF THE WEEK -- EMMETT NAAR, SR., G -- SAINT MARY'S
Senior guard Emmett Naar averaged 37.3 minutes, 14.3 points, 8.7 assists and 3.0 rebounds to lead the Gaels to a 4-0 start to the season.
In the win over New Mexico State, Naar led the Gaels with 22 points and five assists on an efficient 10-for-16 from the floor. The senior nearly had a double-double with 11 points and nine assists versus Cal State Fullerton, but secured his first double-double in the 79-61 win over San Jose State with 10 points and tied his career high 12 assists.
Over four games, Naar is averaging 12.8 points and 9.5 assists on an effective 56.4 percent shooting from the floor. With his 38 assists, Naar has turned the ball over just five times and is averaging a team best 36.3 minutes per game.
Also Nominated: Jordan Ratinho, San Francisco; Eli Scott, Loyola Marymount; Killian Tillie, Gonzaga
2017-18 WCC Men's Basketball Player of the Week
11/20 -- Emmett Naar, Saint Mary's
11/13 -- Isaiah Wright, San Diego