Dec. 9, 2013
IRVING, Texas - Baylor's Odyssey Sims and Nina Davis were selected for Phillips 66 Big 12 Women's Basketball weekly honors, as chosen by a media panel. Sims was honored for the ninth time in her career and picked up her fourth player of the week award. Davis received freshman honors for the second time this season.
Phillips 66 Big 12 Player of the Week
Odyssey Sims, Baylor, G, Irving, Texas
Odyssey Sims averaged 38 points, 4.5 rebounds and 9.5 assists in Baylor's two games last week. She poured in a career-high 47 points in the Lady Bears' quadruple overtime loss to No. 5 Kentucky in a game played on a neutral court in Arlington, Texas. Her points total ranks No. 2 on the Big 12's single-game scoring list and No. 3 on Baylor's all-time list. Sims also added six assists, four rebounds and a steal before fouling out in the first OT period. She was 17-of-33 from the floor and 12-of-15 from the free-throw line.
The senior guard contributed 29 points and 13 assists in a win over San Jose State. During the contest she became Baylor's all-time assists leader and currently has 511. She is one of just four Big 12 players in Conference history to score over 1,500 points (1,719) and dish out over 500 assists.
Phillips 66 Big 12 Freshman of the Week
Nina Davis, Baylor, F, Memphis, Tenn.
Nina Davis averaged 17.5 points and 7.0 rebounds in Baylor's two games last week. She turned in a double-double with 20 points and 11 rebounds against Kentucky in addition to four assists, three steals and a block in 38 minutes of action.
Against San Jose State, the rookie forward tallied 15 points while shooting 6-for-10 from the floor and 3-of-5 from the free-throw line. Davis is shooting a league-leading 49-of-69 from the floor (.710) and is averaging 15.8 points and 6.6 rebounds for the season.
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