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Lee named Big 5 player of week

Temple center Anthony Lee was named the Big 5 men’s basketball player of the week on Monday.

Lee named Big 5 player of week

Temple´s #3, Anthony Lee, right, lifts a sky hook ove St. Louis´ #51,<br />Rob loe in the first half. St. Louis Billikens vs Temple in Mens<br />Basketball OWLS13 01/12/2012 ( MICHAEL BRYANT / Staff Photographer )
Temple's #3, Anthony Lee, right, lifts a sky hook ove St. Louis' #51, Rob loe in the first half. St. Louis Billikens vs Temple in Mens Basketball OWLS13 01/12/2012 ( MICHAEL BRYANT / Staff Photographer )

Temple center Anthony Lee was named the Big 5 men’s basketball player of the week on Monday.

The 6-foot-9 redshirt sophomore averaged 17.5 points and eight rebounds in last week’s games against Xavier and St. Louis. Lee’s highlight was a 20-point and 10-rebound effort in Saturday’s 64-54 victory over St. Louis.

The Maryland native is averaging 12.2 points and 7.3 rebounds this season.

 Temple center Victoria Macaulay and St. Joe's forward Chatilla van Grinsven are the Big 5 women's co-players of the week.

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Keith Pompey has been an Inquirer reporter since September 2004. He took over the Sixers beat in the summer of 2013 after covering the Temple basketball and football for the previous three years. Pompey also previously covered the Penn and Drexel men’s basketball team and Villanova football team after initially focusing on high school sports.

Pompey is a native Philadelphian and a University of Pittsburgh graduate. Follow him on Twitter @PompeyOnSixers or reach Keith at kpompey@phillynews.com.

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