Men's Basketball

Lamar Stevens earns Big Ten basketball honor

Lamar Stevens earned Big Ten Freshman of the Week honors Monday after leading Penn State to a pair of wins last week.

Stevens finished with 25 points and seven rebounds in the Nittany Lions’ 70-64 win over then-No. 21 Maryland on Tuesday. He then scored 21 points in Penn State’s 83-70 win over Illinois on Saturday.

Stevens joined teammate Mike Watkins on the list of players to receive the honor this season.