SYRACUSE Syracuse University freshman Tyler Ennis has been named the Atlantic Coast Conferences Rookie of the Week after his outstanding performances at the Maui Invitational last week.
Ennis, a 6-foot-2 guard, averaged 17 points in Syracuses three games in Maui.
He scored a career-high 28 points in the Oranges semifinal win over the University of California, and added 11 points and nine assists in the championship game against Baylor.
In the three games, Ennis handed out 18 assists and committed just two turnovers. He also made 20 out of 22 free throws during the tournament.