SHUPirates.com Athlete of the Week (December 29, 2009)
Jeremy Hazell, Men's Basketball
Junior Jeremy Hazell was named to the BIG EAST Conference Men's Basketball Weekly Honor Roll for the second time this season on Monday after averaging 24.0 points and 6.5 rebounds in two games last week. Last Tuesday, he scored 17 points and grabbed six rebounds in an easy 94-56 victory over Navy. On Saturday against #6 West Virginia, Hazell exploded for a career-high 41 points including two three-pointers in the final 17 seconds of regulation. The 41 points is the highest point total by a Pirate since Terry Dehere scored 41 vs. St. John's on Feb. 17, 1993.