SHUPirates.com Athlete of the Week (March 8, 2011)
Jeremy Hazell, Men's Basketball
Seton Hall senior Jeremy Hazell was named BIG EAST Player of the Week on Sunday for his exploits during the final week of the regular season. Hazell averaged 26.0 points, 4.0 rebounds and 3.5 steals per game in week that saw Seton Hall go 2-0. The 6-foot-5 guard scored a season-high 31 points and was an efficient 9-for-14 from the floor and 4-for-6 from three-point range in an 84-70 victory over #15 St. John's on Thursday. He also grabbed four rebounds, dished out three assists and recorded three steals in the upset win. On Saturday, Senior Night, Hazell led all scorers with 21 points on 6-for-11 shooting and 4-for-5 from three-point range in an 85-72 victory over Marquette. Hazell also grabbed four rebounds and recorded four steals. In the win, he became only the third player in Seton Hall history to amass 2,100 career points.