Michigan’s Nik Stauskas Named Big Ten Player Of The Year + John Beilein Named Coach Of The Year [Video]
Michigan star Nik Stauskas grabbed Big10 Player of the Year honors yesterday, along with his coach John Beilein being named Coach of the Year by the media.
Michigan racked up the Big10 honors yesterday, and let everyone know about it on Twitter.
Stauskas was the only unanimous selection to the BIg10 First Team by both the coaches and the media. Stauskas led the Big10 with 13 games of 20 points or more as well. Stauskas’ friend and teammate Spike Albrecht took a minute to show off the other side of the 2014 Player of the Year.
— spike albrecht (@SpikeAlbrecht) March 11, 2014
Michigan picked up the regular season Big10 Championship, and hope to keep the momentum rolling into the Big10 tournament starting this week. They are the number one seed, and will play Friday at Noon against the winner of Indiana and Illinois. Michigan State will play Friday evening against the winner of Iowa and Northwestern.
Watch Nik Stauskas talk about what winning the Player of the Year means to him.