Indiana and Nebraska Garner Weekly Accolades

Nebraska's Jordan Hooper claimed her third Big Ten Player of the Week honor this season.

Nebraska's Jordan Hooper claimed her third Big Ten Player of the Week honor this season.

Jan. 2, 2012

Player of the Week
Jordan Hooper, Nebraska
6-2, So., F, Alliance, Neb./Alliance
• Scored 31 points with 12 rebounds in Nebraska's road victory over nationally ranked Penn State in its Big Ten debut last Friday
• Posted her third 30-point performance in her past four games and her sixth game of 10 or more rebounds this season
• Recorded her sixth double-double of the season
• Claims her third career weekly Big Ten honor and second in as many weeks
• Last Nebraska Player of the Week: Jordan Hooper (Dec. 26, 2011)

Freshman of the Week
Quaneisha McCurty, Indiana
6-6, C, Dalton, Ga./Dalton
• Nearly averaged a double-double with 11.0 points, 9.0 rebounds and 5.0 blocks for the Hoosiers last week
• Poured in 17 points on 7-for-13 shooting, also posting eight rebounds and five blocks in Indiana's non-conference finale
• Recorded 10 rebounds and added five more blocks in the Hoosiers' Big Ten opener against Michigan State
• Claims her first weekly Big Ten honor of the season
• Last Indiana Freshman of the Week: N/A