Texas junior forward Nneka Enemkpali was named Big 12 Player of the Week, the conference announced Monday.
The Pflugerville High graduated scored 15 points and grabbed 21 rebounds — the most by a Big 12 player this season — in a 66-63 victory over West Virginia Saturday at the Erwin Center.
It was the first weekly honor for a Texas player this season.
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