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Week 16: Men's Basketball Players of the Week

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SEC Player of the Week
Georgia's J.J. Frazier

Frazier, a 5-foot-10, 155-pound senior guard from Glennville, Ga., averaged 28.5 points, 4.5 assists, three rebounds and 1.5 steals in wins at Alabama and against LSU. He scored 28 points, just shy of half of the Bulldogs' total offensive output, in a 60-55 victory over Alabama on Thursday. After Alabama cut a 12-point halftime deficit to one with 9:06 remaining, Frazier scored nine of Georgia's final 12 points en route to the victory. He connected on nine field goals and dished out eight assists versus LSU, giving him a hand in 17 of Georgia's 27 made shots in the game. Put up 18 second-half points against the Tigers, including the game-winning free throws with 1.6 seconds remaining.

SEC Freshman of the Week
Kentucky's Bam Adebayo

Adebayo, a 6-foot-10, 260-pound forward from Little Washington, N.C., averaged 20 points and 15 rebounds against Missouri and No. 13 Florida. Adebayo began the week with 22 points and 15 rebounds at Missouri. He scored 17 of his 22 points in the second half, including seven from the free-throw line. He followed that performance with an 18-point, 15-rebound effort in the win over the Gators. Adebayo shot 65.0 percent (13-of-20) from the floor for the week.