Teague named SEC Freshman of the Week

February 13, 2012 

  • Kentucky vs. Western Kentucky

    When: 7 p.m. Saturday
    Where: LP Field in Nashville
    TV: ESPNews
    Radio: WBUL-FM 98.1; WLAP-AM 630; WWRW-FM 105.5

Kentucky point guard Marquis Teague was voted the SEC Freshman of the Week, the league announced Monday.

Teague averaged 12.5 points, 9.5 assists and 3.5 rebounds in wins over eighth-ranked Florida and at Vanderbilt. The award is Teague's first this season and the seventh for the Wildcats this season.

Teague produced his first double-double in the win against Florida, scoring 12 points with a game-high 10 assists. He followed that with a 13-point, eight-assist, one-turnover game at Vanderbilt. Over the last eight games, Teague has 46 assists and 17 turnovers.

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