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Weekly awards

Updated: January 31, 2011, 12:37 PM ET
By Dick Vitale | ESPN.com

TEAM OF THE WEEK: Texas
The Longhorns scored a pair of convincing double-digit wins in league play. Texas won at Oklahoma State (61-46) and a home over Missouri (71-58). Rick Barnes' club remains unbeaten in Big 12 action.

PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Tu Holloway, Xavier
The six-foot guard had 33 points (including 17-of-17 from the foul line) and seven rebounds in a win over Richmond. He also had 22 points and five boards in a win over George Washington.

COACH OF THE WEEK: Rick Pitino, Louisville
His Cardinals scored a pair of one-point victories, getting past West Virginia and Connecticut.

SHOCK OF THE WEEK: Seton Hall over Syracuse
The Pirates scored a 90-68 stunner at the Carrier Dome as Jeremy Hazell scored 28 points. It was the biggest win in Kevin Willard's tenure at the Hall.

DIAPER DANDY OF THE WEEK: Harrison Barnes, North Carolina
He had 25 points and six rebounds in a win over NC State. Barnes also had the game-winning trifecta with 6.6 seconds left against Miami-Florida.

Dick Vitale

College Basketball analyst
Dick Vitale, college basketball's top analyst and ambassador, joined ESPN during the 1979-80 season. His thorough knowledge of the game is brought forth in an enthusiastic, passionate style. Vitale also contributes columns to ESPN.com.