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Michigan State freshman forward Nick Ward wins Big Ten Freshman Basketball player of the week for the 2nd time!

Michigan State freshman forward Nick Ward wins Big Ten Freshman Basketball player of the week for the 2nd time!

Per the Big Ten:

Freshman of the Week

Nick Ward, Michigan State

F – 6-8 – Gahanna, Ohio – Lincoln

  • In his first career start, scored a game – and career-high 25 points and pulled down nine rebounds in the Spartans’ win over Oakland in the non-conference finale
  • Converted 7-of-12 field goals and earned 17 free throw attempts
  • Currently leads all Big Ten freshmen with 13.2 points per game
  • Earns his second Freshman of the Week honor

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