Michigan and Northwestern Earn Big Ten Weekly Honors

Northwestern's Maggie Lyon was named Freshman of the Week for the third time this season.

Feb. 19, 2013

Park Ridge, Ill. -

Player of the Week
Jenny Ryan, Michigan
5-9, Sr., G, Saginaw, Mich./Saginaw Novel Catholic Central

  • Posted 24 points, eight rebounds, five assists and four steals in Michigan’s victory over Michigan State last weekend
  • Did not commit a turnover in 39 minutes of action
  • Made four free throws in the final 17 seconds to seal the Wolverines’ one-point win
  • Earns the first weekly award of her career
  • Last Michigan Player of the Week: Courtney Boylan (Nov. 14, 2011)

Freshman of the Week
Maggie Lyon, Northwestern
6-1, F, Wilmette, Ill./New Trier

  • Tallied 16 points, four assists and three rebounds in Northwestern’s win at Minnesota last weekend
  • Shot 70 percent from the field on 7-of-10 shooting
  • Has scored in double figures in eight straight games
  • Wins her third Big Ten Freshman of the Week honor
  • Last Northwestern Freshman of the Week: Maggie Lyon (Feb. 12, 2013)