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Dec. 5, 2016

BOSTON (MA) -- UT Arlington's Kevin Hervey earns Lou Henson award national player of the week honors.

The 6-foot-9 junior helped the Mavericks to a pair of road wins last week. Hervey posted the first of two double-doubles last Tuesday with 18 points and 10 rebounds against the Texas Longhorns. He followed that up with 21 points and 10 rebounds against North Texas.

The Lou Henson Award is presented annually to the top Mid-Major player in Division I college basketball.

The award is named in honor of Lou Henson who retired after a spectacular coaching career that lasted 41 years. When he left the game in 2005 he was sixth all-time in career Division I wins with 779. He is the winningest coach at both Illinois and New Mexico State. He is one of only 12 coaches in the history of the game to take two schools to the Final Four.


Week 4 (Dec. 5) Kevin Hervey (UT Arlington)
Week 3 (Nov. 28) Bryson Scott (Fort Wayne)
Week 2 (Nov. 21) Eric Mika (BYU)
Week 1 (Nov. 14) Mike Aaman (Wagner)



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