SPOKANE - For the third time this season, Gonzaga guard Kevin Pangos is the West Coast Conference Player of the Week for leading the Bulldogs to a pair of big victories last week.
In wins over league-leading St. Mary's and third-place Loyola Marymount, the freshman averaged 24.0 points, 3.5 rebounds, and 5.5 assists per game, and had an assist/turnover ratio of 99.9 with 11 assists and no turnovers in 65 minutes of action.
Pangos went 16-for-18 from the field for 57.1 percent, 10-13 from 3-point range for 76.9 percent and 6-6 from the line for the week. He scored 27 points against the Gaels in handing them their first WCC setback in 12 outings.
He came back Saturday against LMU and scored 21 points, with three rebounds, a career-high nine assists, one steal and no turnovers.
Gonzaga is on the road this week, visiting Santa Clara on Thursday and San Francisco on Saturday.