Hammonds Co-Rookie of the Week

Clemson freshman picks up an early award.

Duke's J.J. Redick led the 10th-ranked Blue Devils to a 2-0 week including a 81-74 win over ninth-ranked Michigan State in the ACC-Big Ten Challenge. In the two games against the Spartans and Crusaders, Reddick averaged 27.5 point per game while shooting 54.8 percent from the field and 57.1 percent from three-point distance. Against Michigan State, the Roanoke, Va., junior tied for a team-high with 29 points, including 21 in the first half.

Virginia's Sean Singletary and Clemson's Cliff Hammonds were tabbed Co-ACC Rookies of the Week. Singletary scored 33 points and had 10 rebounds in the Cavaliers' victories over Northwestern and Auburn last week. The Philadelphia, Pa., native shot 50 percent (12-for-24) from the field, including 36.4 percent (4-11) from three-point range. He also had four assists, three steals, two blocked shots and nine turnovers in 61 minutes of playing time. Hammonds averaged 15.5 points and 3.5 assists in the Tigers' wins over Ohio State and in-state rival South Carolina. The Cairo, Ga., product was 11-for-16 (68.8) from the field, including 8-for-11 (72.7) from beyond the arc in the two victories. In addition, Hammonds pulled down 12 rebounds and came up with three steals.

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