Leading SMU past Cincinnati in key game earns Semi Ojeleye player of the week honor

Player of the Week | Semi Ojeleye, SMU

Posting a career high 30 points and adding 10 rebounds, Semi Ojeleye led SMU to a 66-50 win at Temple. As the Owls cut a 15 point SMU lead to six with 8 minutes left, Ojeleye responded with a three- pointer to stop the run.

Ojeleye finished the week by leading the Mustangs to a 60-51 victory over Cincinnati in a battle of American Athletic Conference heavyweights by scoring 18 points on 5 for 11 field-goal shooting and 3 of 5 from three-point range. With the win SMU earned a tie in the loss column in the AAC and snapped 10th ranked Cincinnati’s 15-game winning streak.

Mark Adams is ASN's lead basketball analyst. Follow him on Twitter at @Enthusiadams

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