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Indiana, Maryland, Michigan Claim Weekly Men’s Basketball Honors

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Terrapin Cowan and Wolverine Teske share Player of Week accolade after MVP performances
Co-Players of the Week
Anthony Cowan Jr., Maryland
G – Sr. – 6-0 – Bowie, Md. – St. John’s College High School – Major: Masters of Professional Studies in Technology Entrepreneurship
Averaged 24.0 points and 4.3 assists per game in leading the Terrapins to the Orlando Invitational championship as he was named the event’s MVP
Connected on 9-of-20 3-point field goals in the three games for 45 percent from beyond the arc
Named NCAA Player of the Week after his weekly performance
Posted 22 points, six rebounds, four assists and three steals in the championship win over Marquette
Became the 18th player in Maryland history to record 1,500 career points with his performance versus the Golden Eagles
Netted a career-high 30 points, making 11-of-19 from the floor, in the win against Temple
Poured in 20 points along with five assists, three steals and two rebounds against Harvard
Earns the first Player of the Week accolade of his career
Last Maryland Player of the Week: Bruno Fernando (Jan. 14, 2019)
Jon Teske, Michigan
C – Sr. – 7-1 – Medina, Ohio. – Medina High School – Major: General Studies
Earned MVP of the Battle 4 Atlantis after leading the Wolverines to three victories including wins over No. 6/4 North Carolina in the semifinals and No. 8/7 Gonzaga in the title game
Averaged 13.3 points, 9.7 rebounds and 3.3 blocked shots per game while shooting 58.6 from the floor in the trio of games
In the championship game versus Gonzaga, posted 19 points, a career-high 15 rebounds and four blocked shots while converting 9-of-15 from the floor
Tallied 10 points along with eight rebounds and four blocks against the Tar Heels
Netted 11 points and corralled six boards in the win over Iowa State
Earns the first Player of the Week accolade of his career
Last Michigan Player of the Week: Jordan Poole (Dec. 3, 2018)
Freshman of the Week
Trayce Jackson-Davis, Indiana
F – 6-9 – Greenwood, Ind. – Center Grove High School – Major: Sport Marketing
Averaged 20.0 points, 12.5 rebounds and 3.0 blocked shots in a pair of Hoosier wins
Posted double-doubles in both games while shooting 53.8 percent from the floor
Notched 21 points and 11 rebounds in a victory over Louisiana Tech
Tallied 19 points, 14 rebounds and four blocked shots in a win over South Dakota State
Earns the second Big Ten Freshman of the Week honor of his career and his second in three weeks
Last Indiana Freshman of the Week: Trayce Jackson-Davis (Nov. 18, 2019)