JayVaughn Pinkston, Duane Wilson earn Big East weekly honors

Photo: Rob Grabowski / USA Today Sports
Photo: Rob Grabowski / USA Today Sports

The Big East announced Villanova forward JayVaughn Pinkston and Marquette guard Duane Wilson as winner’s of its weekly awards Monday.

Pinkston, a 6-foot-7 senior, won Player of the Week. He posted 25 points and 10 rebounds in Villanova’s overtime win against Syracuse. He also had three steals and two blocks.

Wilson, a 6-foot-2 guard, won Freshman of the Week after averaging 13.5 points and 4.0 steals in Marquette’s wins over Arizona State and Alabama A&M.

Author: Jesse Kramer

Jesse Kramer is the founder of The Catch and Shoot. He's a graduate of the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. He has had work featured on SI.com, College Insider, The Comeback/Awful Announcing, and 247Sports.

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