Weekly hoops awards

PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Antoine Mason, Niagara.

He had 39 points in the Purple Eagles' win over Brown. Mason is leading the nation in scoring at 29.1 ppg and has scored 30-plus points eight times this season.


The Wildcats beat Louisville in an intense battle. It was a huge win for John Calipari's young team.

COACH OF THE WEEK: Jim Boeheim, Syracuse

The Orange trailed Villanova 25-7, then responded with a 20-0 run if its own and won by 16.

DIAPER DANDY OF THE WEEK: Tyler Ennis, Syracuse

He teamed up with Trevor Cooney for a combined 41 points in the win over Villanova.

SHOCK OF THE WEEK: UNC-Greensboro over Virginia Tech

The Hokies used to be so tough at Blacksburg. Greensboro entered the game with a 6-7 record and trailed by 11 at halftime before rallying for the win.