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Verizon Wireless WAC Men's Basketball Player of the Week Announced
Courtesy: WAC
DENVER – Utah State’s Tai Wesley has been named the Verizon Wireless Western Athletic Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week for the week of March 1-7. The honor marks the second career WAC Player of the Week award for Wesley.

Wesley, a junior forward from Provo, Utah (Provo HS), led Utah State to a pair of home wins last week against Fresno State (76-39) and New Mexico State (81-63) to clinch its third-straight WAC regular season championship. Against the Bulldogs, Wesley scored 21 points on 10-of-13 shooting, to go along with seven rebounds, five assists and one steal. Against NM State, he scored a season-high 24 points on 9-of-10 shooting, and added six rebounds, a season-high tying six assists and two blocks.

On the week, Wesley averaged 22.5 points, 6.5 rebounds, 5.5 assists and 1.5 blocks per game. He also shot 82.6 percent (19-of-23) from the field.

Other nominees included: Boise State junior forward Robert Arnold … Fresno State sophomore guard/forward Paul George ... Idaho senior guard Steffan Johnson … Nevada senior guard Brandon Fields.
Basketball-M
WAC
Overall
Utah Valley
13-3
20-12
New Mexico State
12-4
26-10
Grand Canyon
10-6
15-15
Chicago State
8-8
13-19
Idaho
7-9
16-18
Missouri-Kansas City
7-9
10-20
Seattle U
5-11
13-17
Bakersfield
5-11
13-19
Texas-Pan American
5-11
9-23
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