Gary Clark has been solid all year, he and Kyle Washington have been a great forward combination for the Bearcats. It is good to see Clark being more aggressive without playing out of character. Keep up the good work Mr. Clark.
University of Cincinnati junior Gary Clark (Clayton, N.C./Clayton High School) was named to the American Athletic Conference Weekly Honor Roll on Monday.
Clark averaged a double-double last week with 13.5 points and 11.0 rebounds and 2.5 blocks in a pair of Bearcats’ wins. He also shot 52.6 percent (10 of 19) from the field and 87.5 percent (7 of 8) from the free throw line.
Clark registered his sixth double-double of the season in Wednesday’s 68-54 win at USF, posting 13 points and a season-high 14 rebounds to go with four blocks. He finished with 14 points on 5-of-8 shooting with eight rebounds in Saturday’s 80-60 home win against Tulsa.
The junior forward is averaging 10.2 points and a team-best 8.0 rebounds this season.
Entering the week, Clark ranks among the league leaders in offensive rebounds (second at 3.2), field goal percentage (third at .547), rebounds (fifth at 8.0) and blocks (10th at 1.3).
Clark was named the league’s Player of the Week on Dec. 26. He was tabbed to the league’s Weekly Honor Roll on Feb. 6.