Davies Named WCC Player of the Week

(Photo by Jaren Wilkey)

SAN BRUNO, Calif. -- BYU junior forward Brandon Davies is the West Coast Conference Player of the Week after leading the Cougars to wins over No. 24 Gonzaga and Portland. He averaged 16.5 points, nine rebounds and 4.5 steals per game, while shooting 56 percent from the field. Against Gonzaga Davies posted 15 points on 7 of 12 shooting, adding five rebounds. At Portland Davies flirted with a triple-double with 18 points, 13 rebounds, a career-best eight steals (one away from a BYU record), four assists and one block.

Davies is just the second two-time winner, along with Gonzaga's Kevin Pangos this year.

Also nominated: Jarred DuBois, Loyola Marymount; Rob Jones, Saint Mary's

2011-12 WCC MEN'S BASKETBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Nov. 14: Ashley Hamilton, Loyola Marymount
Nov. 21: Kevin Pangos, Gonzaga
Nov. 28: Evan Roquemore, Santa Clara
Dec. 5: Noah Hartsock, BYU
Dec. 12: Angelo Caloiaro, San Francisco
Dec. 19: Elias Harris, Gonzaga
Dec. 26: Kevin Pangos, Gonzaga
Jan. 2: Brandon Davies, BYU
Jan. 9: Rob Jones, Saint Mary's
Jan. 16: Matthew Dellavedova, Saint Mary's
Jan. 23: Anthony Ireland, Loyola Marymount
Jan. 30: Perris Blackwell, San Francisco
Feb. 6: Brandon Davies, BYU