Pittsnogle gets Second Rookie of the Week Award

WVU freshman Kevin Pittsnogle has grabbed the Big East Conference Rookie of the Week Award for the seocnd time this year.

Pittsnogle takes rookie honors for the second time this season after averaging 20.0 points in a 2-0 week for the Mountaineers.

He scored a career-high 26 points on 10-of-15 shooting in an 86-75 victory over Rutgers on Sunday.

Earlier in the week, the native of Matinsburg, W.Va. had 14 points in a 65-61 triumph over in-state rival Marshall.

For the season, Pittsnogle is averaging 12.9 ppg while shooting 58.2 percent from the field and 54.4 percent from 3-point range.

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