Tim Hardaway Jr. Named Big Ten Freshman of the Week

Dylan Burkhardt
Tim Hardaway Jr. was named Big Ten Freshman of the Week this morning. Hardaway also shared the award on December 27th but this is the first time an Ohio State player (Sullinger, Thomas & Craft) has not won at least a share of the award. Release:

Michigan’s Tim Hardaway Jr. earns his second weekly award after helping the Wolverines to a 2-0 week by recording his first career double-double against Northwestern and then posting a career-best 26 points against Indiana. For the week, he averaged 21.5 points, 6.5 rebounds, 2.0 assists and 1.0 steals per game and shot 63.6 percent from the floor, including 50 percent from long range. Against Northwestern, Hardaway posted 17 points and grabbed a career-best 10rebounds. Closing out the week, Hardaway went 9-for-11 from the field to score a career-best 26 points against the Hoosiers. He finished the game 4-for-6 from long range, grabbing three boards and swiping two steals in 35 minutes of action.

Last Michigan Freshman of the Week: Tim Hardaway Jr. (Dec. 27, 2010)

  • KAB

    Congrats THJ..

  • KAB

    Crashing The Dance has us as the fifth team out right now…

  • Dylan Burkhardt

    Bracketology 101 has us the first team out.

    • Kevine

      Dylan, I love the site. Great content today. I was wondering if it’d be possible to get a quick rundown of what exactly the new tourny format is? Do we think those spots are going to go more to mid majors or high majors? Thanks.

  • KAB

    Wow,thank’s for the info.It’s kind of exciting now…Michigan has finally earned this respect now!

  • AG2

    Tim is ballin out of control this week, let’s see how far we can ride this.

  • Bobby

    Sully only played one game last week, so he did not have a chance to shine…