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Week 5: Men's Basketball Players of the Week

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SEC Player of the Week
Texas A&M's Tyler Davis

Davis, a 6-foot-10, 270-pound sophomore center from Plano, Texas, averaged 18 points and eight rebounds while shooting 73.1 percent from the field in wins over A&M-Corpus Christi, Denver and South Carolina St. last week. He scored a career-high 25 points during Monday's victory over A&M-Corpus Christi, converting 9-of-12 field goal attempts and 7-of-9 chances at the free throw line. Davis hit the 20-point plateau for the second time during the week and his career with 22 points during Saturday's win over South Carolina State. He converted 8-of-9 shots from the field vs. the Bulldogs and notched his third consecutive game with eight boards.

SEC Freshman of the Week
Tennessee's Jordan Bowden

Bowden, a 6-foot-3, 180-pound guard from Knoxville, Tenn., averaged 16.5 points, five rebounds and two assists against Presbyterian and No. 7 North Carolina. Against the Blue Hose, Bowden scored 11 straight points over four consecutive possessions and would finish the game with a season-best 21 points while knocking down five treys-also a season-best. Five days later, Bowden scored 12 points in a game-high 34 minutes of action at UNC. The true freshman played a team-high 57 total minutes over two games and did not commit a turnover.