AAC Nabs USF's Perry As Rookie of the Week

South Florida true freshman big man Chris Perry was named the Rookie of the Week by the American Athletic Conference for his strong showing on the hardwood in the Bulls' win against Tennessee Tech on Saturday night.

TAMPA BAY, FL---Bartow native and University of South Florida freshman forward Chris Perry has been nabbed as the Rookie of the Week by the American Athletic Conference for his strong performance on Saturday against Tennessee Tech.

The 6-foot-8, 240-pound interior force finished with 14 points, seven rebounds, two steals and two blocks on 7-of-10 shooting in the 72-62 win inside the Sun Dome. The win on Saturday night gives the Bulls their 32nd opening season win in program history.

The 14 points Perry registered is the most scored by a Bulls' freshman since 2006. Come back and visit USFNation.com for all futures updates on Chris Perry and the rest of the South Florida Men's Basketball team.

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