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Weekly awards for Nov. 26-Dec. 2

Updated: December 3, 2012, 11:38 AM ET
By Dick Vitale | ESPN.com

TEAM OF THE WEEK: Florida Gators
Billy Donovan's Gators blew out Marquette in impressive fashion. They are now the team to beat in the ACC

PLAYER OF THE WEEK: James Southerland, Syracuse
He scored 35 points, hitting nine-of-13 trifectas in a win at Arkansas.

COACH OF THE WEEK: Mike Brey, Notre Dame
His Fighting Irish blew out Kentucky.

DIAPER DANDY OF THE WEEK: Nik Stauskas, Michigan
The guard from Canada had a pair of 20+ point games in wins over NC State and Bradley, hitting eight-of-12 trifectas along the way.

SHOCK OF THE WEEK: Mercer over Florida State
Langston Hall and Travis Smith each sank a pair of free throws in the final 23 seconds to lift Mercer to a 61-56 upset over Florida State.

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.