Verizon Wireless WAC Men's Basketball Player of the Week Announced
Rahman, a sophomore center from Somerset, N.J. (American Christian), led New Mexico State to a 91-77 road victory at Louisiana Tech, handing the Bulldogs their first home loss of the season. Rahman tied his career high with 22 points in the win. Rahman shot a career-best 10-of-15 from the field and was a perfect 2-of-2 from the charity stripe. He also pulled down a team-high 12 rebounds with one block. The performance marks the second time that Rahman has surpassed the 20-point plateau in his career.
Other nominees included: Boise State senior guard Anthony Thomas … Fresno State freshman guard/forward Jerry Brown … Idaho sophomore forward Luiz Toledo … Louisiana Tech senior forward Magnum Rolle … Utah State junior forward Nate Bendall.