Jan. 21 Men's Basketball Players of the Week

Go C-USA! Josh Davis
Go C-USA!
Josh Davis
Go C-USA!

Jan. 21, 2013

Tulane junior forward Josh Davis and Houston forward Danuel House were named the C-USA Player and Freshman of the Week as selected by a media panel representing the 12 member schools. Davis was two assists shy of the first triple-double in Tulane program history with 19 points, 11 rebounds and eight assists in the Green Wave's first conference win over the season. House averaged 18.5 points for the Cougars against East Carolina and UCF to earn his third honor of the season.

PLAYER OF THE WEEK
JOSH DAVIS, TULANE
Junior, F, Raleigh, N.C.

Davis led Tulane to its first conference victory of the season with 19 points, 11 rebounds and a career-high eight assists in a 75-72 defeat of visiting Tulsa Jan. 19. Davis' numbers were just two assists shy of the program's first triple-double. It also marked his conference-best 10th double-double of the season, which ties for eighth nationally. Davis collected 11 of his 19 points in the second half and pulled down five of his boards in the final period. This is his second C-USA Player of the Week honor this season and of his career.

FRESHMAN OF THE WEEK
DANUEL HOUSE, HOUSTON
Freshman, F, Sugar Land, Texas

House was one of the Cougars' leading players during a challenging week, averaging 18.5 points per game and tallying a team-best 13 field goals made and nine assists. He leads UH in scoring in C-USA games only with 17.3 ppg during his inaugural college season. House scored 22 points on 8-of-13 shooting from the field at East Carolina Jan. 16. He enjoyed his fifth 20-point game of the season. In an overtime game with UCF, House registered his first career double-double with 15 points and 11 rebounds. He even closed in on a triple-double against the Knights, adding six assists while playing a career-high 41 minutes. This is the third C-USA Freshman of the Week award for House.

C-USA Players of the Week
N11: Isaiah Sykes, UCF
N18: DeAndre Kane, Marshall
N27: Jonathan Mills, Southern Miss
D03: Jalen Jones, SMU
D10: TaShawn Thomas, Houston
D17: Keith Clanton, UCF
D24: Konner Tucker, UTEP
D31: Josh Davis, Tulane
J07: Joe Jackson, Memphis
J14: Keith Clanton, UCF
J21: Josh Davis, Tulane

 

 

C-USA Freshmen of the Week
N11: James Woodard, Tulsa
N18: Marshall Guilmette, East Carolina
N27: James Woodard, Tulsa
D03: Matt Williams, UCF
D10: Shaq Goodwin, Memphis
D17: Danuel House, Houston
D24: James Woodard, Tulsa
D31: Danuel House, Houston
J07: Max Guercy, Rice
J14: Shaq Goodwin, Memphis
J21: Danuel House, Houston

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