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Norman Powell is named Pac-12's player of the week for the third time
Norman Powell is named Pac-12's player of the week for the third time

Norman Powell couldn’t hide a smirk on Sunday when he was asked if he knew the significance of his final free throws against Washington State. When he stepped to the line, he had 27 points. One more would be a career high. Did he know? “Yeah,” Powell said with a grin. “I did.” Powell, the senior guard, made one of two to set a high mark. He is playing his best basketball at a crucial time for UCLA. On Monday, he received recognition. The Pac-12 named him the player of the week for the third time this season. He averaged 26 points and 5.5 rebounds in the Bruins' two games, and he shot nearly 62% from the field. Whether UCLA qualifies for the NCAA...

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