Ron Baker named MVC Player of the Week

Published On: Feb 18 2014 09:33:38 AM CST   Updated On: Feb 18 2014 06:33:07 PM CST

Guard Ron Baker averaged 22.5 points on 58.6 percent (17-29) shooting for the week in the Shockers' two wins to be named Missouri Valley Conference Player of the Week.

He also made all five free throws and shot 42.9 percent (6-14) from the arc.

Baker averaged 3.5 assists, 3.5 steals and 1.5 blocks in the Shockers' two wins.

He scored a career-high 26 points at Evansville and had 19 points against SIU at home to lead WSU in scoring both games.

The 26 points tied the best total for a Shocker this season.