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Kansas, Kansas State Thomas Duo Capture Big 12 Weekly Hoops Honors

Kansas' Thomas Robinson and Kansas State's Thomas Gipson took home the Big 12's weekly basketball awards, for player of the week and rookie of the week, respectively. 

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Robinson takes home his second player of the week award this season after wins over Long Beach State and No. 2 Ohio State averaged the junior forward 23.5 points and nine rebounds. 10 of the the Jayhawks' last 12 points in the win over the Buckeyes came from Robinson, who shot 73.9 percent from the floor over the two game stretch.

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Gipson had 19 points and 11 rebounds on average over two overtime games for the Wildcats - a loss to West Virginia and a win over North Florida. Against North Florida, the 6-foot-7 freshman had a career high 23 points and 12 rebounds.

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