Penn State's Lucas and Iowa's Logic Named Weekly Big Ten Honorees

Penn State's Maggie Lucas was named Big Ten Player of the Week on Tuesday.


Penn State's Maggie Lucas was named Big Ten Player of the Week on Tuesday.

Feb. 21, 2012

Player of the Week
Maggie Lucas, Penn State
5-9, So., G, Narberth, Pa./Germantown Academy
• Helped Penn State secure at least a share of the Big Ten Championship after averaging 20 points on the week and recording her first career double-double in the clinching win against Ohio State
• Scored a game-high 28 points, shooting 5-of-7 from 3-point range, to lead Penn State to a road win against nationally ranked Purdue on Thursday
• Recorded her first career double-double against Ohio State, scoring 12 points and pulling in 10 rebounds, securing a piece of the Lady Lions’ first Big Ten title since 2004 and the No. 1 seed in the Big Ten Tournament
• Claims her first career Big Ten Player of the Week honor
• Last Penn State Player of the Week: Tyra Grant (Jan. 27, 2009)

Freshman of the Week
Samantha Logic, Iowa
5-9, G, Racine, Wis./Racine J.I. Case
• Recorded her fourth double-double of the year to help Iowa to a 58-57 road victory against Michigan on Thursday
• Finished with 12 points and hauled in a career-best 18 rebounds, adding four assists to bring the Hawkeyes into a four-way tie for third in the conference standings
• The 18 rebounds is the most by a freshman in Iowa history
• Claims her second consecutive Big Ten Freshman of the Week honor
• Last Iowa Freshman of the Week: Samantha Logic (Feb. 14, 2012)


 

 

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