Haws named WCC Player of the Week

(Photo by BYU Photo/Mark Philbrick)

BYU sophomore guard Tyler Haws is the WCC Player of the Week after leading BYU to a 2-0 record last week with wins over Northern Arizona (84-54) and Virginia Tech (97-71). Haws averaged 28.5 points, 3.5 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 2.0 steals while shooting .543 (19-35) from the field, .750 (9-12) from three and .909 (10-11) from the free throw line.

On Saturday, Haws had a monster performance against the Hokies, scoring a career-high 42 points. Haws' effort marked the single-highest scoring output by a Division I player so far this season.

Also nominated: Anthony Ireland, Loyola Marymount; Lorne Jackson, Pepperdine; Johnny Dee, San Diego

2012-13 WCC MEN'S BASKETBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK

Nov. 12: Kevin Foster, Santa Clara
Nov. 19: Johnny Dee, San Diego
Nov. 26: Elias Harris, Gonzaga
Dec. 3: Cole Dickerson, San Francisco
Dec. 10: Johnny Dee, San Diego
Dec. 17: Brandon Davies, BYU
Dec. 24: Marc Trasolini, Santa Clara
Dec. 31: Tyler Haws, BYU