Tigers’ Wiseman earns AAC Freshman of the Week

Tigers’ Wiseman earns AAC Freshman of the Week
James Wiseman (Source: WMC Action News 5)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - The Memphis Tigers move up one spot in AP Top 25 to number 13 in the nation ahead of their huge match-up on the road Tuesday at Oregon.

The Ducks, up one also to 14th nationally.

“The American” names Wiseman as its Freshman of the Week for his performance in the Tigers first two games this season.

Wiseman averaged 22.5 points, 10 rebounds and 4 blocks per game in a pair of wins for the U of M over South Carolina State and Illinois-Chicago.

He recorded 28 points, 11 rebounds and three blocks against SC State, following up with 17 points, 9 rebounds and 5 blocks against UIC.

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