Giordan Watson led the Chippewas to a pair of wins over Robert Morris and Cal State Fullerton last week. He averaged 16.5 points, 2.0 rebounds and 4.0 assists.
In a road win at RMU, the senior guard scored 15 points, grabbed three rebounds and dished out a season-high seven assists. Against Fullerton, a team ranked No. 14 in the collegeinsider.com Mid-Major Poll, Watson had 18 points, a rebound and an assist.
For the week, Watson shot .555 from the floor and hit a three-pointer in each game to extend his consecutive games streak with a three-pointer to 10.
It marks the third time in his career that Watson has picked up the honor. He was tabbed twice last season.
Central Michigan (3-5) has won three straight heading into Saturday's game at Michigan. Tipoff in Crisler Arena is set for 2 p.m., and the game will be televised on the Big Ten Network.
Watson Named MAC West Player of the Week
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