D.J. White Named Big Ten Player of the Week Again
Dec. 10, 2007
Park Ridge, Illinois - Indiana senior D.J. White was named Big Ten Men's Basketball Player of the Week for the second straight week after leading the Hoosiers to victories over Tennessee State and Kentucky.
White averaged 22.5 points, 13 rebounds and three blocks to carry Indiana to triumphs over the Tigers and Wildcats. Against Tennessee State, White had a career-high 29 points and added 13 rebounds. Against Kentucky, White racked up 16 points, 13 rebounds and two blocked shots and became the 41st player in Hoosier history to eclipse the 1,000-point barrier (1,006). The Tuscaloosa, Ala., native now has five-straight double-doubles, a career high. White earns his second straight weekly conference laurel (Dec. 3) and the third of his career.
He currently leads the Big Ten in rebounds averaging 9.1 per game. He is a native of Tuscaloosa, Alabama and attended Hillcrest High School.
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