Nunn Named Big Ten Freshman of the Week
Feb. 24, 2014
Illinois guard Kendrick Nunn was named Big Ten Freshman of the Week on Monday for his performance in the Fighting Illini's win at Minnesota on Wednesday. Nunn hit 5-of-7 from behind the arc and tied his career high with 19 points in the 62-49 victory.
Here are some highlights from Nunn's week:
Connected on a career-high five three-pointers (on seven attempts), the most for a Fighting Illini player this season
Scored 10 of Illinois' 14 points during a decisive eight-minute stretch in the second half
Averaging 13.0 points per game since being inserted into the starting lineup