Odyssey Sims was honored by the Big 12 for the fifth time this season.
Feb. 3, 2014
WACO, Texas - Odyssey Sims was named Phillips 66 Big 12 Women's Basketball player of the week, earning her 12th career award and seventh player of the week recognition, including the fifth this season. Leticia Romero (K-State) received freshman of the week honors for the third time.
Sims, a 5-8 guard, led Baylor to victory in both contests last week while leading all scorers in wins over Texas Tech and Texas. For the fourth time this season the senior guard poured in 40 or more points as she tallied 44 against Texas. She also added seven rebounds, a game-high seven assists and two steals. In addition, she made a career-high 18 free throws in 20 attempts. Sims tallied 25 points vs. Texas Tech and added six assists and three steals in 26 minutes of action. For the week the Irving, Texas, product averaged 34.5 points, 5.0 rebounds, 6.5 assists and 2.5 steals.
Phillips 66 Big 12 Players of the Week
Nov. 11 - Hallie Christofferson, ISU, Sr
Nov. 18 - Aaryn Ellenberg, OU, Sr
Nov. 25 - Odyssey Sims, BU, Sr
Dec. 2 - Brittney Martin, OSU, So
Dec. 9 - Odyssey Sims, BU, Sr
Dec. 16 - Chelsea Gardner, KU, Jr
Dec. 23 - Tiffany Bias, OSU, Sr
Dec. 30 - Liz Donohoe, OSU, Jr
Jan. 6 - Odyssey Sims, BU, Sr
Jan. 13 - Odyssey Sims, BU, Sr
Jan. 20 - Chelsea Gardner, KU, Jr
Jan. 27 - Nneka Enemkpali, UT, Jr
Feb. 3 - Odyssey Sims, BU, Sr