Wey Named BIG EAST Player of the Week!

dave@friarblog —  March 2nd, 2009 6:19 PM
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Weyinmi Efejuku was named BIG EAST Player of the Week!  He is the first Friar to reach this honor this season.  Sharaud Curry was the only other player to get a least an honorable mention.

Congrats Weyinmi!!!  Truly deserved it.

vs. Pitt: 16 points, 3 rebounds, 2 assists, 1 steal

vs. RU: 28 points, 2 rebounds, 3 assists

24-27 from the line!

Via Friars.com

Providence College senior guard Weyinmi Efejuku (Fresh Meadows, N.Y.) averaged 22 points, shot 56.3 percent (9-16) from the field and was 24-27 (88.9 percent) from the free throw line in the Friars’ two wins last week. He becomes the first Friar to earn BIG EAST Player of the Week honors since Herbert Hill (Kinston, N.C.) was named Player of the Week on March 4, 2007. It marks the first time in his career that Efejuku has earned the honor and 39th time in the history of the league that a Friar was named Player of the Week.


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