first_img Written by Tags: SUU Men’s Basketball FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailFARMINGTON, Utah-Per a Monday statement, Southern Utah University men’s basketball junior forward Maizen Fausett was named as the Big Sky Conference’s men’s basketball player of the week.The 6-6 Westlake High School product out of Saratoga Springs, Utah averaged 15 points and 7 rebounds per game for the Thunderbirds this week in two wins over Montana.He also shot 50 percent from the field in the wins over the Grizzlies and netted three steals and two blocks.Fausett is the first Thunderbird men’s basketball player to achieve this honor since Cameron Oluyitan in December 2018.For the season, Fausett is averaging 13.5 points and team-best 6.3 rebounds per contest.Fausett is presently shooting 56 percent from the field (19-34) and 44 percent from behind the arc (7-16).Wednesday, SUU returns to the hardwood to visit Utah Valley University at Orem. December 7, 2020 /Sports News – Local SUU Men’s Basketball’s Maizen Fausett Named As Big Sky Player of the Week Brad Jameslast_img read more