MSU C Derrick Nix Named B1G Player of the Week

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Here is the press release sent to me from the B1G Conference:

Player of the Week

Derrick Nix, Michigan State

C – 6-9 – Sr. – Detroit, Mich. – Pershing

  • · Averaged 17.0 points, 9.5 rebounds, 2.5 steals and 1.5 assists in a pair of Michigan State victories last week
  • · Set career highs with 25 points and four steals and also grabbed 11 rebounds in the Spartans’ win over Texas on Saturday
  • · Nearly posted another double-double with nine points and eight boards in Michigan State’s win against Bowling Green on Tuesday
  • · Earns his first career Player of the Week honor
  • · Last Michigan State Player of the Week: Draymond Green (Feb. 20, 2012)