Created:Monday, February 4, 2013 7:47 p.m.CDT

Nader named MAC West Player of the Week

The Mid-American Conference named Northern Illinois sophomore wing Abdel Nader its West Division Player of the Week Monday.

Nader averaged 22.5 points and 11 rebounds in games against Kent State and Toledo. In the Huskies 67-65 win over the Golden Flashes last Wednesday, Nader had his first career double-double with 26 points, which tied a career high, and 11 rebounds. He saved his best for last, hitting a game-winning jump shot with 2.2 seconds left to secure the win.

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