Penn State and Northwestern Win Weekly Honors

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

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

Nov. 26, 2012

Player of the Week
Maggie Lucas, Penn State
5-9, Jr., G, Narberth, Pa./Germantown Academy
• Averaged 25.5 points on 53.3 percent shooting in two Penn State victories last week, finishing 6-for-8 from 3-point range
• Poured in 28 points against Detroit, also adding four rebounds, three steals, three assists and two blocks before finishing the week with 23 points, three boards, three assists and two steals vs. Cal State Northridge
• Averaged 3.5 rebounds, 3.0 assists, 2.5 steals and 1.0 blocks over two games en route to winning Radisson Chatsworth Thanksgiving Tournament MVP honors
• Wins her second Big Ten Player of the Week award
• Last Penn State Player of the Week: Maggie Lucas (Feb. 21, 2012)

Freshman of the Week
Lauren Douglas, Northwestern
6-2, F, Collierville, Tenn./Briarcrest Christian
• Filled the stat sheet in three Northwestern wins last week, averaging 10.3 points, 5.7 rebounds, 3.0 blocks, 2.3 assists and 2.3 steals
• Posted the second double-double of her career with a 12-point, 10-rebound effort against Yale, adding two blocks and two steals
• Blocked a career-high five shots against Howard before ending the week against Loyola-Chicago with 14 points, five rebounds, four assists and four steals
• Wins her second Big Ten Freshman of the Week honor
• Last Northwestern Freshman of the Week: Lauren Douglas (Nov. 12, 2012)