MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota senior Austin Hollins has been named the Big Ten Player of the Week for men’s basketball.

The award was announced by the conference on Monday.

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Hollins crossed the 1,000-point mark for his career last week in leading the Gophers to a 75-59 victory over South Dakota State. He posted his third double-double, with 20 points and 14 rebounds in 30 minutes. The small forward is averaging 13.8 points and 7.4 rebounds over 11 games. He’s seventh in the Big Ten in rebounds.

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Hollins is the 39th player in program history to pass 1,000 career points.

Minnesota hosts Nebraska-Omaha on Friday. The Gophers are 9-2.

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