KU's Graham named Big 12 player of the week

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KU senior guard Devonte' Graham is the Big 12 basketball player of the week.

Graham scored a career high 35 points in Tuesday's win over Toledo.   He then scored another 35 in the Jayhawks win over Syracuse Saturday.

His seven three-pointers against Syracuse were the most for a Jayhawk since 2008.  

Oklahoma freshman Trae Young is the conference's newcomer of the week. 

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