Hartsock Named WCC Player of the Month

(Photo by Jaren Wilkey/BYU Photo)

SAN BRUNO, Calif. --The West Coast Conference has announced its men's basketball Player of the Month award-winner for December 2011.

NOAH HARTSOCK, SR., F, BYU 
BYU senior Noah Hartsock is the West Coast Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Month for December. The Oklahoma native averaged 17.9 points per game on 58% shooting, while pulling down six rebounds per game in leading the Cougars to a 7-2 month. Hartsock scored 19 or more points five times during the month, and connected on 38-of-45 free throw attempts (84.4%). Hartsock blocked 15 shots during the month, including four in a victory over Oregon and four in a win at Utah.

Also nominated: Sam Dower, GON; Corbin Moore, PEP; Matthew Dellavedova, SMC; Kevin Foster, SCU

2011-12 WCC MEN'S BASKETBALL PLAYER OF THE MONTH

November: Rob Jones, Saint Mary’s
December: Noah Hartsock, BYU