Junior Guard Kitija Laksa of USF is the AAC Player of the Week following four games where she averaged 23.5 points, 3.5 rebounds and 2.3 assists per game on 58-percent (19-of-33) shooting from 3-point range. The Bulls went 3-1 over the week with the only setback being a 10-point loss to No. 6 Notre Dame.
Masseny Kaba, a forward at UCF, is the Freshman of the Week. She contributed to her team’s 2-1 record for the week averaging 6.3 points and 5.0 rebounds. She added five blocks over the three games.
Weekly Honor Roll (text comes directly from the league)
Napheesa Collier • Jr. • F • UConn
Averaged 18.5 points, 9.5 rebounds, 5.0 steals and 4.0 assists per game on 54-percent shooting in a 2-0 week for UConn
Angela Harris • So. • G • Houston
Led Houston to a 2-0 finish at the UMass Thanksgiving Classic, averaged 21.0 points over three games last week
McKenzie Adams • Sr. • G • SMU
Named to the Nugget Classic All-Tournament Team, averaged 25.0 points and 6.7 rebounds in a 2-1 week for SMU
Tanaya Atkinson • Sr. • G • Temple
Posted her fifth double-double of the year (22 pts., 10 rebs.) vs. Ole Miss, averaged 21.5 points and 8.5 rebounds last week
Kolby Morgan • Sr. • G • Tulane
Set a new career-high with seven 3-pointers vs. San Diego State, averaged 22.0 points on 56-percent shooting in a 1-1 week
Rangie Bessard • Sr. • F • Wichita State
Averaged 19.7 points and 6.0 rebounds in three games at the UNM Thanksgiving Tournament