Mitchem and LaFleur Selected as TCU Student-Athletes of the Week
Jan. 9, 2009
The TCU Athletics Department selected Keion Mitchem (Rochester, N.Y. | East Rochester H.S.) and TK LaFleur (Houston, Texas | University of Nebraska) as its Student-Athletes of the Week for their efforts this past week for the Horned Frogs.
Mitchem scored a career-high 19 points on 6-of-8 shooting - including 5-of-7 from behind the three-point line - in TCU's 81-67 victory over Colorado State in the opening game of Mountain West Conference action. The TCU junior dished out three assists to go along with one steal and one rebound in 37 minutes of action.
LaFleur scored in double figures in each of the Lady Frogs' two games this past week - including a pair of 20-plus point efforts against fourth-ranked Texas A&M and SMU. The TCU junior connected on 46.9 percent (15-of-32) from the field - including 63.6 percent (7-of-11) from behind the three-point line - this past week. LaFleur concluded the week by averaging 21.0 points to go along with 4.5 rebounds and 3.0 steals per game.
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