Co-Player of the Week
Ashley Owusu, Maryland
Jr. – G – Woodbridge, Va. – Paul VI – Major: Communication
• Registered 18.7 points and 4.7 assists per game with a 4.7 assist/turnover ratio last week, helping No. 3/5 Maryland to three more wins, including a victory over No. 6/8 Baylor
• Collected 24 points, six assists and four rebounds for a shorthanded Maryland squad in Sunday’s win over Baylor, scoring her 1,000th career point in the process
• Added 16 points each in the Terrapins’ other two victories last week over Mount St. Mary’s and UNC Wilmington
• Earns her first career Big Ten Player of the Week award
• Last Maryland Player of the Week: Stephanie Jones (Feb. 17, 2020)
Co-Player of the Week
Makenna Marisa, Penn State
Jr. – G – McMurray, Pa. – Peters Township – Major: Education
• Averaged 29.5 points, 9.5 assists, 5.5 steals and 5.0 rebounds per game last week as Penn State split a pair of non-conference matchups
• Recorded her first career triple-double on Nov. 16 vs. Delaware State with 30 points, 11 assists and 10 steals, the first for a PSU player since 1988 and only the second in Big Ten history to feature steals as a component
• Followed that up with 29 points, eight assists and five rebounds in Sunday’s three-point loss at Clemson
• Secures her first career Big Ten Player of the Week honor
• Last Penn State Player of the Week: Johnasia Cash (Feb. 8, 2021)
Big Ten Women’s Basketball Weekly Honor Roll
Ali Patberg, Grad., G, IND: Tallied 14.5 points, 4.5 rebounds and 4.0 assists per game to pace No. 4/7 Indiana to two non-conference victories last week
Emily Kiser, Sr., F, MICH: Posted 14.5 points and 9.5 rebounds per game, along with her first career double-double last week as a shorthanded No. 13/10 Michigan picked up two key non-conference victories
Jaz Shelley, So., G, NEB: Needed just 20 minutes to log her first career triple-double and the fourth in Nebraska history with 14 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists in a Nov. 20 win over N.C. Central
Freshman of the Week
Shyanne Sellers, Maryland
G – Aurora, Ohio – Aurora – Major: Undeclared (Letters & Sciences)
• Chalked up 10.7 points, 6.7 rebounds and 4.7 assists per game with a 14.00 assist/turnover ratio in fueling the No. 3/5 Terrapins to three wins last week
• Posted a double-double in a Nov. 16 win over Mount St. Mary’s with 12 points and 11 rebounds and nearly added another two days later against UNC Wilmington (13 points, nine assists)
• Moved into starting lineup for shorthanded Maryland side in Sunday’s win over No. 6/8 Baylor, contributing seven points, five rebounds and three assists
• Collects her first Big Ten Freshman of the Week award
• Last Maryland Freshman of the Week: Ashley Owusu (March 2, 2020)