SHUPirates.com Athlete of the Week (January 11, 2011)
Herb Pope, Men's Basketball
Junior Herb Pope played his finest game of the season, scoring a season-high 14 points on 5-of-9 shooting and tying a career-best with 20 boards against #4 Syracuse on Saturday afternoon. Pope also reached the 500-point milestone in the game, becoming the 107th player to achieve that feat. For the week, he averaged 10.5 points and 10 rebounds in two games.