Deng Named ACC Rookie of the Week

Duke's Luol Deng was named ACC Rookie of the Week for the fourth time this season and third time in four weeks in voting by a select ACSMA media panel.

Luol Deng recorded a team-high 20 points on 8-of-15 shooting to lead the Blue Devils against Wake Forest. Deng grabbed nine rebounds, posted two assists and a steal in 36 minutes of action.

Against Maryland, freshman forward from London, England, scored Duke's first nine points en route to a 17 point performance. Deng also posted five rebounds, an assist and a steal as the Blue Devils defeated the Terrapins, 86-63.

For the week, Deng averaged 18.5 points, 7.0 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 1.0 steals while shooting 54 percent from the floor (14-of-26) and 73 percent from the free throw line (8-of-11).    

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