Baylor players Perry Jones III and Pierre Jackson received weekly player honors today from Big 12 officials.
Jones, a forward, shared player of the week with Kansas guard Tyshawn Taylor. Jones averaged 18 points and 10 rebounds in two victories for No. 4 Baylor. Taylor averaged 15 points and five assists in two victories by No. 10 Kansas.
Jackson, a junior-college transfer, was selected as the league’s rookie of the week after averaging 14 points and 8.5 assists in two games for Baylor.
_ Jimmy Burch