Southern Utah's Peter Johnson has been honored as the National Independent Player of the Week. Johnson, a 6-3 senior guard from Mililani, Hawaii, averaged 21 points in wins over Illinois State and Colorado College. He also shot 69.5 percent from the field and was 3-for-3 from 3-point range. SUU continues to have the best record among the nation's independents at 10-5. The T-Birds play at Florida International Saturday night.