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Maryland's Jalen Smith gets second Big Ten Freshman of the Week award

Maryland's Jalen Smith gets second Big Ten Freshman of the Week award

For the second time this season, Maryland forward Jalen Smith (Mount Saint Joseph) was named Monday as the Big Ten’s Freshman of the Week.

The award was the result of Smith scoring a career-high 20 points, to go along with eight rebounds and two blocked shots, in a 94-71 win over Loyola of Maryland last Tuesday.

The performance followed a career-low one-point outing in a foul-plagued 12-minute stint in a 55-41 win over Loyola of Chicago in...

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