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January 2nd, 2014

American Idol

Player of the Week

Jordan Clarkson - Missouri

Duke Nukem

Player of the Week

Jabari Parker, Duke

January 1st

Big Daddy Kane

Player of the Week

DeAndre Kane - Iowa State

December 31st, 2013

American Conference Midseason Report

Player of the Year (through non-conference play):

Shabazz Napier, UConn

December 29th

Never in Doubt

Player of the Week

Tracy Abrams, Illinois

Tracy AbramsTracy AbramsThe situation Tracy Abrams found himself in on the evening of December 21st in St. Louis is a dream many young basketball players in the state of Illinois dream of: down 1 to your biggest non-conference rival, under 10 seconds left, and 2 free throws to win the game for your team.

Pride of the Johnnies

Player of the Week

D'Angelo HarrisonD'Angelo HarrisonDAngelo Harrison The St. John’s guard continued his streak of impressive performances as he powered the Red Storm with 29 points in a win over Youngstown St. on Dec. 21. Harrison shot 9-for-15 (60 percent) from the field against the Penguins, including 5-of-6 from behind the arc. With his efficient day shooting from deep, the Texas native became the school’s all-time leader with 156 3-pointers.

December 28th

Duck Dynasty

Player of the Week

Jason Calliste, Oregon

December 26th

To the Victor Goes the Spoils

Player of the Week

Victor Rudd, South Florida

December 24th

Big Strides

Player of the Week

Joel Embiid - Kansas

December 21st

Butler Marksman

Player of the Week

Kellen DunhamKellen DunhamKellen Dunham The sophomore led Butler to a 76-70 over in-state rival Purdue on Dec. 14, finishing with a game-high 25 points on 8-of-16 shooting. Dunham also pulled down four rebounds for the Bulldogs in the victory. The guard also went for 15 points and five rebounds against Evansville in a 68-59 win on Dec. 21. Following the week, Dunham sits in second in the conference with 19.5 points per contest.

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