Iowa and Minnesota Garner Women's Basketball Weekly Honors

Iowa's Samantha Logic was named Big Ten Player of the Week after recording her second career triple-double last week.

Iowa's Samantha Logic was named Big Ten Player of the Week after recording her second career triple-double last week.

Dec. 23, 2013

Player of the Week
Samantha Logic, Iowa
Jr., G, Racine, Wis./Racine J.I. Case
• Recorded her second career triple-double in a win over Drake, finishing with 12 points, 17 rebounds and 10 assists
• Shot 85.7 percent from the field on 6-of-7 shooting and added two steals
• Posted the fifth triple-double in Hawkeye history, tying former standout Kachine Alexander for the most career triple-doubles
• Notched the second triple-double by a conference player this season, matching the feat set by Minnesota’s Amanda Zahui B. on Nov. 20
• Wins her fourth career Player of the Week honor and second this season
• Last Iowa Player of the Week: Samantha Logic (Nov. 12, 2013)

Big Ten Player of the Week Honor Roll
Amber Moore, Sr., G, ILL: Finished with 26 points, including six three-pointers, and seven rebounds in the Illini’s only game of the week, a win over UT-Martin
Cyesha Goree, Jr., F, MICH: Recorded her fourth double-double of the season with 16 points and 18 rebounds, the second-most in the Big Ten this season, in a win over Southern
Dara Taylor, Sr., G, PSU: Posted career highs with 20 points and seven steals against Alcorn State on Sunday, while adding four assists and four rebounds in 29 minutes

Freshman of the Week
Amanda Zahui B., Minnesota
Fr., C, Stockholm, Sweden/Igelstavikens Gymnasium
• Averaged 16.0 points, 8.5 rebounds and 6.5 blocks in games against UCLA and Auburn en route to All-Tournament Team honors at the Subway Classic
• Tallied her sixth double-double of the season against the Bruins after finishing with 16 points, 10 rebounds and seven blocks
• In a win against the Tigers, recorded her second 16-point outing of the weekend and added seven rebounds and six blocks in 27 minutes of play
• Earns her third Freshman of the Week accolade this season
• Last Minnesota Freshman of the Week: Amanda Zahui B. (Dec. 9, 2013)