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SEC honors MSU's Aliyah Matharu as Freshman of the Week

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The SEC named MSU guard Aliyah Matharu as its Freshman of the Week for Week 12.

Posted: Jan 28, 2020 11:18 AM

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WTVA) - The Southeastern Conference named Mississippi State basketball player Aliyah Matharu as its Freshman of the Week.

The freshman guard helped the ninth-ranked Bulldogs go 2-0 on the week with wins at Vanderbilt and against in-state rival Ole Miss, averaging 12.5 points, 2.5 rebounds and 2.5 steals per game while coming off the bench, according to MSU’s athletic department.

Matharu is from Washington, D.C.

MSU plays Auburn on Thursday in Starkville.

The SEC named Tennessee's Rennia Davis as its Player of the Week.

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