Ole Miss’ Tyree named SEC Player of the Week

Scored 31 points in win over Vanderbilt

Ole Miss’ Tyree named SEC Player of the Week
Mississippi guard Breein Tyree (4) shoots against Vanderbilt forward Clevon Brown (15) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn. Source: AP Photo/Mark Humphrey

OXFORD, MS (AP) - Scoring a career-high 31 points not only led Ole Miss to a win at Vanderbilt in Ole Miss' SEC opener, but also earned Breein Tyree SEC Player of the Week honors.

The junior guard made 11 of 16 shots from the field against the Commodores in the Rebels 81-71 victory.

Tyree currently ranks second in the SEC in scoring at 18.4 points per game after averaging 10.8 points per game as a sophomore.

Ole Miss hosts #11 Auburn Wednesday night in Oxford.

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