Armon Johnson WAC Player of the Week |

Armon Johnson WAC Player of the Week

Staff and wire reports

Armon Johnson of the Nevada Wolf Pack was named the Western Athletic Conference’s men’s basketball Player of the Week on Monday.

Johnson was honored for his performances in a pair of Wolf Pack victories last week on Wednesday at Idaho (67-66) and Saturday against Boise State (88-80) at Lawlor Events Center.

The Hug High graduate (2007) scored a game-high 23 points at Idaho. He had a game-tying three-pointer with 22 seconds to play and a game-winning layup and free throw with 2.9 seconds remaining. Johnson also tied a career high with two blocks against the

Vandals and also had four assists and a steal.

The point guard scored 24 points in the overtime win over Boise State. He also had seven assists and a steal.

Johnson averaged 23.5 points, 5.5 assists and 1.5 rebounds in the two games last wee