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This Week in the A-10
By CCT Staff | February 9, 2009
PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Aaron Jackson (Sr.), Duquesne.
The leader of the Dukes had another huge week, averaging 25 points, 5.5 rebounds, and three assists in two games. In Duquesne’s upset of No. 9 Xavier, Jackson scored a game-high 21 points, including five clutch free throws in the final 31 seconds of the game. Jackson netted 29 points and grabbed six rebounds earlier in the week in a loss at Saint Louis. In the seven day span, Jackson shot 52% (17-of-33) from the field and connected on 15-of-18 from the foul line.
HONORABLE MENTION: Lavoy Allen (So.), Temple; Kevin Lisch (Sr.), Saint Louis; Ahmad Nivins (Sr.), Saint Joseph’s