MU's Clarkson named SEC Player of the Week

COLUMBIA, Mo. - For the second time this season, Missouri's Jordan Clarkson has been named the SEC Basketball Player of the Week.

Clarkson averaged 23 points, five rebounds and five assists in Missouri's wins over West Virginia and UCLA. The Tiger guard has eclipsed the 20-point mark in five straight games.

Missouri (9-0) moved into the national rankings this week,checking in at No. 24 in the AP Poll.

The Tigers host Western Michigan on Sunday, Dec. 15 at 6 p.m.