Vonleh named Big Ten Freshman of the Week for third time

Missed this earlier, but from the Big Ten office, Indiana freshman forward Noah Vonleh won his third Big Ten Freshman of the Week honor.

Ohio State and Indiana Earn Weekly Men’s Basketball Honors

Ohio State’s LaQuinton Ross named Player of the Week; Indiana’s Noah Vonleh tabbed Freshman of the Week

Player of the Week

LaQuinton Ross, Ohio State

F – Jr. – 6-8 – Jackson, Miss. – Life Center Academy (N.J.)
Averaged 21.5 points and 6.0 rebounds per game in the Buckeyes’ wins over Maryland and Central Connecticut State
Shot 61.5 percent (16-of-26) from the field and 50.0 percent (4-of-8) from three-point range
Scored 20 points, including four three-point field goals, and pulled down six rebounds against the Terrapins
Poured in 23 points on nine field goals (9-of-13) and corralled six rebounds versus Central Connecticut State
Earns his first career Big Ten Player of the Week honor
Last Ohio State Player of the Week: Aaron Craft (March 11, 2013)

Freshman of the Week
Noah Vonleh, Indiana
F – 6-10 – Haverhill, Mass. – New Hampton School
Averaged 15.0 points and 8.5 rebounds in Indiana’s split at #4/5 Syracuse and against North Florida
Scored 17 points, including a 13-of-16 effort from the free throw line, and pulled down six rebounds against the Orange
Posted his sixth double-double of the season with 13 points and 11 rebounds against North Florida
Earns his third Freshman of the Week honor
Last Indiana Freshman of the Week: Noah Vonleh (Nov. 18, 2013)

2013-14 Big Ten Men’s Basketball Players of the Week

Nov. 11        Player: Shavon Shields, NEB

Freshman: Noah Vonleh, IND

Nov. 18        Player: Adreian Payne, MSU

Freshman: Noah Vonleh, IND

Nov. 25        Player: Frank Kaminsky, WIS

Freshman: Bryson Scott, PUR

Dec. 2           Player: Rayvonte Rice, ILL

Freshman: Zak Irvin, MICH

Dec. 9           Player: LaQuinton Ross, OSU

Freshman: Noah Vonleh, IND