PHILADELPHIA - Temple men's basketball senior guard Shizz Alston, Jr.
has been named to the American Athletic Conference Weekly Honor Roll. It is his second AAC Honor Roll citation and third weekly honor. Alston was named co-Player of the Week for week one.
Alston scored 15 points and dished six assists in each Temple road win last week, a 79-77 victory over Missouri and a 79-70 defeat of St. Joe's. The Owls' point guard committed just one turnover in the two contests.
For the season he is tied for the team lead in scoring with a 17.1 average while leading the Owls in assists (5.8 apg.) and free throw percentage (26-28, .929).
Temple, 7-1, 2-0 Big 5, next plays at #21/21 Villanova on Wednesday (8:30 pm/FS1/1210 AM WPHT).