PROVIDENCE, R.I. - It was announced today (February 11) that Providence College junior forward Kadeem Batts (Powder Springs, Ga.) was named the BIG EAST Player of the Week.
Batt scored 25 points and grabbed nine rebounds to help lead the Friars to a 54-50 win over No. 17 Cincinnati on February 6. Batts shot 10-17 from the field in the team's only game last week. Batts is second on the team in scoring (14.3 ppg) and rebounding (7.1 rpg).
The Friars (12-11, 4-7) return to action on Wednesday, February 13 versus the USF in Tampa, Fla., at 9:00 p.m. on ESPNU.