Langford Earns Third Big Ten Freshman of the Week Honor


Indiana University freshman guard Romeo Langford has been named Big Ten Freshman of the Week for the third time this season.  He averaged 22.5 points, 6.0 rebounds, 2.5 assists and shot 54.2 percent from the field and 81.0 percent from the line in games against Illinois and Wisconsin.  He also was honored on November 19 and December 10.
Against the Illini, he scored a career-high 28 points to help the Hoosiers erase a 10-point first half deficit. With the score tied at 32-32 at halftime, Langford scored the first 10 points for the Hoosiers in the second half to give them a 42-34 edge they would not relinquish. Against Michigan, despite early foul trouble, Langford scored 17 points, 11 in the second half and had 6 boards and made all 6 of his FT attempts.
He is fifth in the Big Ten in scoring at 18.2 points per game and in league play he is third averaging 20.5 points per game.

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