UC's Sean Kilpatrick is the Big East Conference player of the week.
Kilpatrick, on the pre-season watch list for the Wooden Award, averaged 21 points and 7.7 rebounds for the week. He also scored a career high 31 points in the Beacats' win over Iowa State in Las Vegas.
Xavier freshman Semaj Christon is the A10 rookie of the week.
Christon averaged 19 points, 6.3 assists and 3.3 rebounds in Xavier's three games in the DIRECTV Classic in Anaheim.
Kilpatrick and Christon will be on the same court next month for the Crosstown Classic at U.S. Bank Arena.