BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - LSU center Duop Reath has been named the SEC Player of the Week after scoring a career high 30 points against UNCW.
Reath played 27 minutes against the Seahawks, hitting 13-of-17 shots from the field and making three-of-four free throws.
LSU won the game 97-84 and improved to 5-2.
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The Tigers will host the Houston Cougars (8-1) in the PMAC on Wednesday, Dec. 13, at 8 p.m.
Arkansas forward Daniel Gafford was named the SEC Freshman of the Week. He averaged 15 points 6.5 rebounds and four blocks in wins over Colorado State and No. 14 Minnesota.