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Week 15: Men's Basketball Players of the Week

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SEC Player of the Week
Arkansas' Daryl Macon

Macon, a 6-foot-3, 185-pound junior guard from Little Rock, Ark., averaged 21.5 points in wins at No. 21 South Carolina and against Ole Miss. Macon finished with a career-high 30 points, the most by any Razorback player this season, as the Arkansas defeated Ole Miss 98-80 for its third straight win. A top-five free throw shooter in the country, Macon was clutch down the stretch on the road at South Carolina, going 4-of-4 from the charity stripe in the final 15 seconds to seal the win. The junior shot 10-of-11 from the charity stripe during the week, going 90.9 percent.

SEC Freshman of the Week
Texas A&M's Robert Williams

Williams, a 6-foot-9, 237-pound forward from Vivian, La., averaged 13 points, 11 rebounds, four blocks and 2.5 assists against Vanderbilt and Auburn. He posted his third consecutive and team-leading eighth double-double of the season against Vanderbilt, finishing with 13 points on 5-of-14 shooting to go along with 13 rebounds. Williams narrowly missed another double-double against Auburn, finishing with 14 points on 6-of-8 shooting to go along with nine rebounds. Additionally, he also blocked a career-high six shot attempts, giving him 69 swats on the season, the second most for a season in A&M history (108, David Harris [1989-90]).