Pressey named SEC Player of the Week

Missouri point guard Phil Pressey has been named the SEC Player of the Week.

The Tiger junior scored a career-high 26 points in Missouri's 66-64 win over Bucknell on Saturday. Pressey also added five assists, giving him 433 for his career. That ties him with Larry Drew for third on the school's all-time list.

Missouri opens SEC play on Tuesday night, hosting Alabama at 6:00.