Weekly awards for Jan. 7

The Golden Eagles got off to a fast start in the Big East, finding ways to win close ones against Connecticut and Georgetown.

PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Kelly Olynyk, Gonzaga
He totaled 70 points and 23 rebounds, shooting 23-of-35 from the floor in wins over Oklahoma State, Santa Clara and Pepperdine.

COACH OF THE WEEK: Jim Boeheim, Syracuse
He passed Robert Montgomery Knight on the all-time win list.

DIAPER DANDY OF THE WEEK: Ryan Arcidiacono, Villanova
He scored 32 points, hitting seven-of-13 trifectas in an overtime win over St. John's.

SHOCK OF THE WEEK: St. John's over Cincinnati
The Red Storm bounced back from an earlier loss to Villanova, winning at Cincinnati.