Indiana, Wisconsin Earn Big Ten Weekly Honors

Wisconsin's Jacki Gulczynski shared Big Ten Player of the Week honors on Monday.

Dec. 17, 2012

Co-Players of the Week
Aulani Sinclair, Indiana
6-1, Sr., F, Eminence, Ind./Eminence
• Poured in 34 points on 52 percent shooting (12-of-23), including a 7-of-13 clip from 3-point range in Indiana’s victory over SIU-Edwardsville on Sunday
• Added five rebounds, three blocks and two assists to help the Hoosiers to their seventh win of the season, surpassing their wins total from a season ago
• Tied or set career bests in points, field goals, 3-pointers and blocks, and notched the first 30-point game of her career
• Wins her first Big Ten Player of the Week award
• Last Indiana Player of the Week: Jori Davis (Jan. 3, 2011)

Jacki Gulczynski, Wisconsin
6-1, So., F, Carol Stream, Ill./Bartlett
• Posted double-doubles in wins over Florida Atlantic and Eastern Illinois last week, averaging 20 points on 55.6 percent shooting, 12 rebounds and three assists per game
• Scored 16 points with 11 rebounds, three assists and a block in 38 minutes against Florida Atlantic in overtime on Monday
• In 36 minutes on Saturday against Eastern Illinois, notched game highs with 24 points and 13 rebounds, adding three assists and two blocks
• Wins her first Big Ten Player of the Week award
• Last Wisconsin Player of the Week: Jolene Anderson (Feb. 25, 2008)

Freshman of the Week
Nicole Bell, Indiana
5-4, G, Cincinnati, Ohio/Indian Hill
• Scored 11 points, with all three of her field goals coming from behind the 3-point line, to help Indiana to a win over SIU-Edwardsville on Sunday
• Recorded a career-high five assists against just one turnover in 24 minutes
• Wins her first Big Ten Freshman of the Week honor.
• Last Indiana Freshman of the Week: Quaneisha McCurty (Jan. 2, 2012)