SHUPirates.com Athlete of the Week (January 12, 2010)
Jeremy Hazell, Men's Basketball
Junior Jeremy Hazell was named to the BIG EAST Conference Men's Basketball Weekly Honor Roll for the third time this season on Monday. Hazell averaged 23.0 points and 2.5 steals in a week in a pair of games. Last Wednesday, he scored 13 points in a 71-63 loss at #13 Connecticut. On Saturday vs. Cincinnati, Hazell exploded for a game-high 33 points and four steals ensuring Seton Hall's first BIG EAST victory of the season. It was the fifth time this season Hazell has topped the 30-point mark in a game and 12th time in his career. For the season, the 6-foot-5 guard is averaging 23.3 points per game, which is second in the BIG EAST Conference.