Indiana, Wisconsin Earn Big Ten Weekly Honors

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

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)