Found December 19, 2011 on The Cardinal Connect:
Russ Smith has been named the Big East player of the week after helping the Cards defeat Memphis 95-87 by scoring a career-high 24 points and making seven steals. Smith doubled his previous career high in just his third career start. Congrats, Russell. You deserve it. Big East Press Release: -BIG EAST Player of the Week RUSS SMITH, Louisville, G, So.   -BIG EAST Rookie of the Week ANDRE DRUMMOND, Connecticut, C, Fr.   -BIG EAST Honor Roll Cashmere Wright, Cincinnati, G, Jr. Todd Mayo, Marquette, G, Fr. Herb Pope, Seton Hall, F, Sr. Dion Waiters, Syracuse, G, So. Kevin Jones, West Virginia, F, Sr.  
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