SEC Player & Freshman of the Week

    
December 18th, 2007
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SEC PLAYER OF THE WEEK

Dwayne Curtis, Ole Miss
C * 6-8 * 262 * Sr. * Chicago, Ill.

Curtis posted season highs of 22 points and 11 rebounds in helping Ole
Miss remain perfect at 8-0 on the year with a hard-fought 76-71 win over
Winthrop in a neutral-site game in Jackson, Miss.

He has collected four double-doubles in the last six games.

The senior center finished three points shy of his career high and
made good on 10-of-12 from the floor to improve his season field-goal
percentage to .712, which ranks second in the SEC.

Leads the team with 14.8 points per game, while Ole Miss as a team is
tied for second in the nation with North Carolina at 89.9 points per
game.

Curtis' Season Stats
PPG RPG APG BPG SPG
14.8 8.4 0.9 0.0 1.5

SEC FRESHMAN OF THE WEEK

Brian Williams, Tennessee
C * 6-10 * 267 * Fr. * Bronx, N.Y.

Williams recorded his first career double-double with career-highs of
16 points and 14 rebounds in Tennessee's 88-82 win over Western
Kentucky.

Seven of his 14 rebounds were at the offensive end and his 14 rebounds
were the most by a Vol since Vincent Yarbrough had 15 during the 2000-01
season.

Leads Tennessee with 5.7 rebounds per game. Entered the Western
Kentucky game averaging 2.8 points and 4.3 rebounds and hadn't played in
UT's previous two games.

Williams' Season Stats
PPG RPG APG BPG SPG
4.7 5.7 0.4 0.6 0.3