Wichita State’s Craig Porter Jr. is back in the American Athletic Conference’s weekly Honor Roll.
The 6-2 senior from Terre Haute, Ind. averaged 16.0 points, 9.5 rebounds and 6.0 assists in two games last week. He shot 52% from the field and had a 12-to-1 assist-to-turnover ratio.
Porter logged a double-double in Wednesday’s overtime with Tulane and scored a team-high 20 points in Sunday’s road win at East Carolina.
It’s the second honor roll appearance for Porter, who is averaging 12.5 points and a team-high 6.2 rebounds. He ranks among the conference leaders in blocks (3rd, 1.8), assists (8th, 3.9) and steals (10th, 1.4).
WSU plays host to No. 3 Houston on Thursday night (8 p.m. CT, ESPN2).
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AMERICAN ATHLETIC CONFERENCE WEEKLY AWARDS:
Jan. 23-29, 2023
Players of the Week:
Kendric Davis, Sr., G, Memphis
Khalif Battle, So., G, Temple
Freshman of the Week:
Jarace Walker, F, Houston
Landers Nolley II, R-Sr., G, Cincinnati
RJ Felton, So., G, East Carolina
Jamal Shead, Jr., G, Houston
Jalen Cook, So., G, Tulane
Craig Porter Jr, Sr., G, Wichita State