Elias Harris Named West Coast Conference Player Of Week
SAN BRUNO, Calif. - Gonzaga University junior forward Elias Harris is the West Coast Conference men's basketball player of the week after leading the Bulldogs to a pair of victories.
Gonzaga snapped a two-game losing streak with a Thursday win over Oral Roberts University, the native of Speyer, Germany, scoring 12 points and grabbing 10 rebounds for his third double-double of the season and the 12th of his career. He went 5-for-7 from the field and 2-for-3 from 3-point range.
Harris came back Saturday with a season-high 25 points and 8 rebounds as the Bulldogs downed the University of Arizona 71-60 in the Battle in Seattle at KeyArena. He scored 14 of the first 22 points for the Zags, who raced to a 14-0 lead. Harris went 11-for-15 from the field and 2-for-2 from 3-point range.
For the week, Harris was 16-for-22 from the field for 72.7 percent, 4-for-5 from 3-point range for 80.0 percent and while averaging 18.5 ppg and 9.0 rpg.
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