Keiton Page Earns Big 12 Weekly Accolade
IRVING, Texas - Oklahoma State senior Keiton Page is this week's Big 12 Player of the Week, the first such honor of his career.
Page averaged a Big 12-best 31.5 points for games played from February 13-19.
The Pawnee, Okla., native put on a show during OSU's 90-78 victory over the Texas Longhorns as he scored a career-high 40 points. In that game he went 8-of-14 from the field and 4-of-8 from behind the arc.
Page's point total tied for the highest by a Cowboy player in a game in Big 12 history.
In addition, Page made 20-of-20 free throws which set a Big 12 record for the most free throws made without a miss.
He began the week with a 23 point performance on 52.9 percent shooting in the Cowboys 83-65 loss to Missouri.
For the week, Page shot 54.8 percent from the field and 52.9 percent from 3-point range with zero turnovers.
Texas' Myck Kabongo was also honored this week by the Big 12 as the Rookie of the Week. He finished the week averaging 17.5 points, 4.5 assists and four rebounds.
2011-12 Phillips 66 Big 12 Men's Basketball Weekly Awards
Nov. 14 J'Covan Brown, Texas, G, Jr. Royce White, Iowa State, F, So.
Nov. 21 J'Covan Brown, Texas, G, Jr. Cezar Guerrero, Oklahoma State, G, Fr.
Nov. 28 Thomas Robinson, Kansas, F, Jr. Chris Babb, Iowa State, G, Jr.
Dec. 5 Jamar Samuels, Kansas State, F, Sr. Myck Kabongo, Texas, G, Fr.
Dec. 12 Thomas Robinson, Kansas, F, Jr. Thomas Gipson, Kansas State, F, Fr.
Dec. 19 Perry Jones III, Baylor, F, So. Steven Pledger, Oklahoma, G, Jr. Jaylen Bond, Texas, F, Fr.
Dec. 26 Rodney McGruder, Kansas State, G, Jr. Brady Heslip, Baylor, G, So.
Jan. 2 Thomas Robinson, Kansas, F, Jr. Jordan Tolbert, Texas Tech, F, Jr.
Jan. 9 Travis Releford, Kansas, G, Jr. Royce White, Iowa State, F, So
Jan. 16 Perry Jones III, Baylor, F, So. Tyshawn Taylor, Kansas, G, Sr. Pierre Jackson, Baylor, G, Jr.
Jan. 23 Ricardo Ratliffe, Missouri, F, Sr. Tyrus McGee, Iowa State, G, Jr.
Jan. 30 Steven Pledger, Oklahoma, G, Jr. Le'Bryan Nash, Oklahoma State, G/F, Fr.
Feb. 6 Marcus Denmon, Missouri, G, Sr. Pierre Jackson, Baylor, G, Jr.
Feb. 13 Jeff Withey, Kansas, C, Jr. Chris Allen, Iowa State, G, Sr.
Feb. 20 Keiton Page, Oklahoma State, G, Sr. Myck Kabongo, Texas, G, Fr.