Iowa's Logic, Minnesota's Zahui Named Big Ten Players of the Week

Iowa's Samantha Logic nearly averaged a triple-double in claiming Big Ten Player of the Week honors.

Iowa's Samantha Logic nearly averaged a triple-double in claiming Big Ten Player of the Week honors.

Feb. 11, 2014

Player of the Week
Samantha Logic, Iowa
Jr., G, Racine, Wis./Racine J.I. Case
• Nearly averaged a triple-double in two Iowa wins last week, averaging 17.0 points, 10.0 assists and 9.5 rebounds against Northwestern and nationally ranked Penn State
• Posted her second triple-double of the year, and the third of her career, with 14 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists in a road victory against the Lady Lions
• Recorded her 21st career double-double against Northwestern, finishing with 20 points and 10 assists, while chipping in eight rebounds
• Leads the Big Ten with 7.4 assists per game
• Wins her fifth career Player of the Week honor and third this season
• Last Iowa Player of the Week: Samantha Logic (Dec. 23, 2013)

Big Ten Player of the Week Honor Roll
Simone Deloach, IND: Recorded her third double-double of the season, finishing with 14 points and 14 rebounds in Indiana’s win over Wisconsin
Amanda Zahui B., Fr., C, MINN: Posted her conference-leading 11th double-double of the season in a victory against Illinois, recording 23 points and 12 rebounds
Whitney Bays, Jr., F, PUR: Averaged 15.0 points, 8.5 rebounds and 2.5 assists in two Purdue wins last week, including her third double-double of the season against Michigan

Freshman of the Week
Amanda Zahui B., Minnesota
Fr., C, Stockholm, Sweden/Igelstavikens Gymnasium
• Posted her conference-leading 11th double-double of the season in a victory against Illinois, finishing with 23 points and 12 rebounds
• Shot 56.3 percent from the floor, adding three blocks and three steals
• Scored the final eight points in the last 2:32 of the game as part of a 17-5 run to seal the Gophers’ five-point win
• Leads the Big Ten with 10.8 rebounds per contest
• Wins her fifth Freshman of the Week honor
• Last Minnesota Freshman of the Week: Amanda Zahui B. (Dec. 31, 2013)