Skip to navigation Skip to content Skip to footer

TicketSmarter WAC Men’s Basketball Player Of The Week Announced

TicketSmarter WAC Men’s Basketball Player Of The Week Announced

ARLINGTON, Texas – Seattle U’s Riley Grigsby and UT Arlington’s Chendall Weaver have been named the TicketSmarter Western Athletic Conference (WAC) Men’s Basketball Player and Freshman of the Week, for the game week ending on Sunday, Jan. 22.

Grigsby, a senior guard/forward, repeated as the conference player of the week with 23.0 points on 65.5 percent shooting and 6.5 rebounds per game for conference leader Seattle U. Grigsby tied for the team lead with 13 points and added nine rebounds, a blocked shot and steal in a balanced Redhawk attack during a 67-47 win against Tarleton on Jan. 19. Grigsby erupted for a career-high 33 points on 13-of-20 shooting, including 7-of-12 from 3-point range, to go along with four rebounds, three assists and three steals in an 81-60 home victory versus Southern Utah on Jan. 21.

Weaver, a guard, earned weekly conference honors for the second time this season after averaging 8.0 points, 5.0 rebounds and 4.0 assists for 1-1 UT Arlington. Weaver tallied eight points and a career-high six assists with three boards in an 85-73 win against UTRGV on Jan. 19. Weaver chipped in eight points, seven rebounds and two steals in a conference setback at Abilene Christian on Jan. 21.

2022-23 TicketSmarter WAC Men’s Basketball Weekly Awards

PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Riley Grigsby, Sr., G/F, Seattle U (Jan. 23)
Riley Grigsby, Sr., G/F, Seattle U (Jan. 17)
Aziz Bandaogo, So., C, Utah Valley (Jan. 9)
Tevian Jones, Sr., G, Southern Utah (Jan. 3)
Trey Woodbury, Sr., G, Utah Valley (Dec. 27)
Justin Johnson, Sr., F, UTRGV (Dec. 19)
Aziz Bandaogo, So., C, Utah Valley (Dec. 12)
Le’Tre Darthard, Jr., G, Utah Valley (Dec. 5)
Justin Johnson, Sr., F, UTRGV (Nov. 28)
Freddy Hicks, So., G/F, Tarleton (Nov. 21)
Cameron Tyson, R-Jr., G, Seattle U (Nov. 14)

FRESHMAN OF THE WEEK
Chendall Weaver, G, UT Arlington (Jan. 23)
Kobe Knox, G, Grand Canyon (Jan. 17)
Chendall Weaver, G, UT Arlington (Jan. 9)
Anthony Wrzeszcz, G, Sam Houston (Dec. 27)
Adante’ Holiman, G, UTRGV (Dec. 19)
Parsa Fallah, C, Southern Utah (Dec. 12)
Brandon Walker, F, UT Arlington (Dec. 5)
Kobe Knox, G, Grand Canyon (Nov. 28)
Parsa Fallah, C, Southern Utah (Nov. 21)
Adante’ Holiman, G, UTRGV (Nov. 14)

  

--WAC--