TCU forward Amric Fields was named the Mountain West Conference Player of the Week after scoring 18 points and grabbing six rebounds in the Horned Frogs’ 78-74 win over Rice.
Fields, a sophomore, matched a season high with 18 points, shooting 7 of 11, including 2 of 5 from the 3-point arc. He also had two assists, two steals and a blocked shot in 22 minutes.
His 3-pointer gave TCU the lead late in the win against Rice. It’s Fields first MWC honor and the Frogs’ first this season. TCU (9-5) hosts UT Pan American (5-13) at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Daniel-Meyer Coliseum.