Verizon Wireless Men's Basketball Player of the Week Announced
Flemings, a senior forward from Dallas, Texas (Weatherford College), led the Rainbow Warriors in a pair of games last week. Flemings tallied 25 points and 11 rebounds against New Mexico State for his sixth double-double of the season. He followed up that performance with a career-high 39 points versus Cal Poly. The effort marked the most points ever by a UH player in the Stan Sheriff Center and the fourth-highest point total in program history. Flemings hit 15-of-30 shots for his 39 points and recorded five rebounds, two assists and a steal.
On the week, Flemings averaged 32.0 points, 8.0 rebounds, and 2.5 assists per game. He also shot 45.1 percent (23-of-51) from the field and 82.4 percent (14-of-17) from the free throw line.
Other nominees included: Boise State junior forward Robert Arnold … Fresno State sophomore forward/guard Paul George … Idaho senior center Marvin Jefferson … Louisiana Tech junior guard DeAndre Brown … New Mexico State junior guard Jahmar Young … San Jose State senior center Chris Oakes … Utah State junior forward Tai Wesley.