BIG12SPORTS.COM-- PHILLIPS 66 BIG 12 NEWCOMER OF THE WEEK
Tarik Black, Kansas, F, Sr., 6-9, 260, Memphis, Tenn./University of Memphis
Black finished with a career-high 17 points as Kansas won its only game of the week, an 86-64 victory over Georgetown.
The senior forward made all five field goals attempts en route to scoring more points than he had in the previous six games combined. He was also 7-of-9 (.778) from the charity stripe and added six rebounds, one assist and two blocked shots in 20 minutes.
Black needs six points to reach the 1,000-point plateau for his career.