Freshman Alexis Prince earned her first weekly Big 12 honor.
Jan. 7, 2013
IRVING, Texas - Teammates Brittney Griner and Alexis Prince (Baylor), along with Sharane Campbell (Oklahoma) have been named Phillips 66 Big 12 Women's Basketball Players of the Week, as chosen by a media panel. Griner extended her record for career women's basketball weekly honors to 22. Campbell picked up her fifth award after earning four freshman accolades last year while Prince was recognized for the first time in her career.
Top-ranked Baylor (12-1/2-0) has now earned Player of the Week honors four times this season as Griner earned her third recognition and junior guard Odyssey Sims earned POW status on Dec. 17.
Phillips 66 Big 12 Co-Players of the Week
Brittney Griner, Baylor, C, Sr, Houston, Texas
Brittney Griner averaged a double-double with 19 points and 11 rebounds in Baylor's two league wins last week. She hit .615 (16-of-26) from the field while adding four blocks and four assists. Griner extended her NCAA record by throwing down her ninth dunk during the TCU game. She led all scorers and rebounders with 24 points and 12 rebounds while shooting .733 (11-of-15) from the floor. In the win over Oklahoma State, the senior center tallied 14 points and a team-high 10 rebounds.
Phillips 66 Big 12 Freshman of the Week
Alexis Prince, Baylor, G, Orlando, Fla.
Alexis Prince averaged 7.0 points, 3.0 rebounds and 2.0 steals off the bench in Baylor's two victories over TCU and No. 13 Oklahoma State. She was 5-of-11 (.455) from the floor and 3-of-4 (.750) from the free throw line. Prince recorded a team-leading and career-high three blocked shots vs. OSU.
Phillips 66 Big 12 Players of the Week
Nov. 12 -- Nneka Enempkali, UT, F, So
Nov. 19 -- Carolyn Davis, KU, F, Sr
Nov. 26 -- Nneka Enempkali, UT, F, So
Dec. 3 -- Brittney Griner, BU, C, Sr
Dec. 10 -- Brittney Griner, BU, C, Sr
Dec. 17 -- Odyssey Sims, BU, G, Jr
Dec. 27 -- Aaryn Ellenberg, OU, G, Jr
Dec. 31 -- Toni Young, OSU, F, Sr
Jan. 7 -- Brittney Griner, BU, C, Sr and Sharane Campbell, OU, G, So
Phillips 66 Big 12 Freshmen of the Week
Nov. 12 -- Brittney Martin, OSU, G
Nov. 19 -- Emiah Bingley, ISU, G
Nov. 26 -- Imani McGee-Stafford, UT, C
Dec. 3 -- Zanha Medley, TCU, G
Dec. 10 -- Bria Holmes, WVU, G
Dec. 17 -- Zanha Medley, TCU, G
Dec. 27 -- Brittney Martin, OSU, G
Dec. 31 -- Kidd Blaskowsky, ISU, G
Jan. 7 -- Alexis Prince, BU, G