Iowa, Purdue Earn Big Ten Weekly Honors

Purdue's Taylor Manuel was named Freshman of the Week.

Jan. 29, 2013

Park Ridge, Ill. -

Player of the Week
Jaime Printy, Iowa
5-11, Sr., G, Marion, Iowa/Linn-Mar

  • Averaged 21.5 points, 6.5 rebounds and 3.0 assists per game while shooting 55 percent from the floor in Iowa’s victories over Wisconsin and No. 23 Michigan last week
  • Recorded 29 points on 8-for-10 shooting, including 3-for-3 from three-point range, eight rebounds and four assists in the Hawkeyes win over the Badgers
  • Filled the stat sheet with 14 points, five rebounds, two assists, one block and one steal against the Wolverines
  • Earns the second Player of the Week honor and sixth overall award of her career
  • Last Iowa Player of the Week: Morgan Johnson (Nov. 19, 2012)

Freshman of the Week
Taylor Manuel, Purdue
6-2, F, St. Louis, Mo./Incarnate Word Academy

  • Averaged 14.0 points, 2.5 rebounds and 1.5 assists per game while shooting 71 percent from the floor in Purdue’s wins over Northwestern and No. 25 Michigan State last week
  • Posted a career-high 16 points in just 17 minutes against the Wildcats
  • Notched 12 points, four rebounds, three assists, one block and one steal in the Boilermakers’ overtime victory over the Spartans
  • Wins her second Big Ten Freshman of the Week honor
  • Last Purdue Freshman of the Week: Taylor Manuel (Dec. 10, 2012)

2012-13 Big Ten Players of the Week

Nov. 12            P: Micaëlla Riché, Jr., MINN
                         F: Lauren Douglas, NU
Nov. 19             P: Morgan Johnson, Sr., IOWA
                         F: Mikayla Bailey, MINN
Nov. 26             P: Maggie Lucas, Jr., PSU
                         F: Lauren Douglas, NU
Dec. 3                P: KK Houser, Jr., PUR
                         F: Maggie Lyon, NU
Dec. 10             P: Rachel Banham, So., MINN
                         P: Maggie Lucas, Jr., PSU
                         F: Taylor Manual, PUR
                         F: Nicole Bauman, WIS
Dec. 17             P: Aulani Sinclair, Sr., IND
                         P: Jacki Gulczynski, So., WIS
                         F: Nicole Bell, IND
Dec. 24             P: Jordan Hooper, Jr., NEB
                         F: Kayla Hirt, MINN
Dec. 31             P: Karisma Penn, Sr., ILL
                         F: Rachel Theriot, NEB
Jan. 7                P: Karisma Penn, Sr., ILL
                         F: Kayla Hirt, MINN
Jan. 15              P: Sam Ostarello, Sr., PUR
                         F: Ameryst Alston, OSU
Jan. 22              P: Nikki Greene, Sr., PSU
                         F: Rachel Theriot, NEB
Jan. 29             P: Jaime Printy, Sr., IOWA
                         F: Taylor Manuel, PUR