Vonleh named Big Ten Freshman of the Week

Indiana freshman forward Noah Vonleh won Big Ten Freshman of the Week honors after posting 19 points and six rebounds. The release  follows.

Freshman of the Week

 

Noah Vonleh, Indiana

F – 6-11 – Haverhill, Mass. – New Hampton

  • Scored a team-high 19 points, pulled down six rebounds and recorded one block in Indiana’s win at Penn State
  • Converted 5-of-9 field goals (.556), including a 2-of-2 effort from three-point range
  • Scored the Hoosiers’ first 12 points of the game
  • Shot 7-of-8 from the free throw line, including a pair in the final minute to secure Indiana’s first Big Ten win
  • Currently leads the Big Ten with 9.3 rebounds per game
  • Earns his fifth Freshman of the Week honor, the third-highest total since the award began in 2010
  • Last Indiana Freshman of the Week: Noah Vonleh (Dec. 23, 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

 

Dec. 16

Player: Austin Hollins, MINN

Freshman: Bryson Scott, PUR

 

Dec. 23

Player: Adreian Payne, MSU

Co-Freshmen: Noah Vonleh, IND and Zak Irvin, MICH

 

Dec. 30

Co-Players: Rayvonte Rice, ILL and Keith Appling, MSU

Freshman: Nigel Hayes, WIS

 

Jan. 6

Player: Aaron Craft, OSU

Freshman: Nigel Hayes, WIS

 

Jan. 13

Player: Roy Devyn Marble, IOWA

Freshman: Noah Vonleh, IND