James Named SCAC Player of the Week
January 20, 2010
January 20, 2010, Greencastle, Ind. — After leading the Tigers to a pair of wins last week, DePauw senior guard Tony James has been named the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Men's Basketball Player of the Week.
James averaged 13.0 points, 6.5 assists and 1.0 block per game while leading DePauw to road victories over Hendrix and Millsaps. He shot 60.0 percent from the floor (6-10) and hit all 10 free throws during the two games.
Matching a career-high with 14 points on 4-of-7 shooting in an 89-81 win at Hendrix, James then tied a career-high with nine assists to just one turnover in a 67-65 win at Millsaps.
For the week, James maintained a 2.6:1 assist-to-turnover ratio.
The Tigers take a 12-4 overall record, a 5-2 conference mark and a four-game win streak into Friday's 8 p.m. SCAC home game with Southwestern.