Two Bronx basketball stars pick up player of the week awards in college

Two Bronx basketball stars picked up player of the week awards at their colleges during the weekend.

Junior Carl Krauser was key in helping the Pittsburgh Panthers beat Penn State. Krauser scored a career high of 28 points in the game. He was honored with player of the week in the Big East. Pittsburgh is currently ranked 12th in the country.

Franciso Garcia was named player of the week in Conference USA. He played a phenomenal all-around game for Louisville and led the team to victory against Florida on Saturday. Garcia set a career high with five steals and tied a career high with eight rebounds. He is approximately 81 points away from 1,000 for his career. Louisville is currently ranked 14th in the country.

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