WCC Names Kelly Olynyk Player of the Week - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Gonzaga Basketball

WCC Names Kelly Olynyk Player of the Week

© Kelly Olynyk scored a career-high 33 points against Santa Clara on Saturday (Photo: SWX) © Kelly Olynyk scored a career-high 33 points against Santa Clara on Saturday (Photo: SWX)
SPOKANE, Wash. -

Gonzaga big man Kelly Olynyk is the West Coast Conference Player of the Week, the conference announced Monday.

Olynyk was instrumental in Gonzaga's three wins last week. He averaged 23.3 points per game against Oklahoma State, Pepperdine and Santa Clara. He scored 21 against the Cowboys, 16 against Pepperdine and a career-high 33 against Santa Clara on Saturday.

His rebounding numbers were equally impressive, averaging 7.7 rebounds per game.

Also nominated for the weekly award was Matt Carlino (BYU), Stacy Davis (Pepperdine) and Cody Doolin (San Francisco).

Gonzaga's next game is Thursday at home against Saint Mary's. The game, at 8 p.m. (PT), will be on ESPN2.

HD DOPPLER 6i
/
  • GonzagaGonzagaMore>>

  • Seven Zags make Summer baseball All-Star rosters

    Seven Zags make Summer baseball All-Star rosters

    Courtesy: Gonzaga AthleticsCourtesy: Gonzaga Athletics

    Seven Gonzaga baseball players were named to All-Star teams in their respective summer baseball leagues recently, headed by a trio of Bulldogs in the Alaska Baseball League's Midsummer Classic and two more in the West Coast League's showcase game.

    >>

    Seven Gonzaga baseball players were named to All-Star teams in their respective summer baseball leagues recently, headed by a trio of Bulldogs in the Alaska Baseball League's Midsummer Classic and two more in the West Coast League's showcase game.

    >>
  • Gonzaga basketball players visit Camp Goodtimes to help kids touched by cancer

    Gonzaga basketball players visit Camp Goodtimes to help kids touched by cancer

    The Gonzaga men's basketball team helped make memories for kids touched by cancer.The Gonzaga men's basketball team helped make memories for kids touched by cancer.

    Every year, Camp Goodtimes gives kids who have had cancer or been touched by cancer, the chance to just be kids. This year the Gonzaga men's basketball team paid a visit to the kids and gave the campers a chance to make some new friends.

    >>

    Every year, Camp Goodtimes gives kids who have had cancer or been touched by cancer, the chance to just be kids. This year the Gonzaga men's basketball team paid a visit to the kids and gave the campers a chance to make some new friends.

    >>
  • Tillie, Hachimura in action at FIBA U19 World Cup in Egypt

    Tillie, Hachimura in action at FIBA U19 World Cup in Egypt

    Two of Gonzaga's top returning players are keeping busy this summer while representing their countries.

    >>

    Two of Gonzaga's top returning players are keeping busy this summer while representing their countries.

    >>