LOU HENSON AWARD "PLAYER OF
THE WEEK" HONORS
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(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)