Feb. 6, 2009
Sport: Men's Basketball
Hometown: Charlotte, NC
Favorite Professor: Michael Greene (Languages)
Favorite Class: Spanish 202
Athletic Highlights: Rivers was named ACC Co-Player of the Week following the Tigers' exciting come from behind 86-82 victory over Virginia Tech in Blacksburg. The senior and team captain was a key player in the win, as he led Clemson with a team-high 29 points, knocking down 10-for-17 field goals, including seven-for-10 from behind the three-point arc. In addition, he grabbed six rebounds and dished out four assists in the game. Rivers is averaging a team-high 29.9 minutes per game, 14.6 points per game and 6.4 rebounds per game.