Simien Big 12 Player of the Week

Kansas forward Wayne Simien named Big 12 Player of the Week for the fourth time in his career.<br>

Wayne Simien (Sr., F, 6-9, 255, Leavenworth, Kansas) returned after missing four games due to a hand injury and led the Jayhawks to two road victories. The senior forward averaged 18.0 points, 13.0 rebounds and shot 56.0 percent from the field as KU won at Iowa State (71-66) and Colorado (76-61). Against the Buffaloes, he notched his third first-half double-double with 11 points and 10 rebounds in the game's first 20 minutes. He finished with 23 points, his fifth 20-point effort of the year. Simien wins weekly honors for the fourth time in his career, tying for fourth on the all-time Big 12 list.

Story courtesy: KUAC Top Stories