Oregon's Brandi Davis Named Pac-10 Women's Hoops Player Of The Week
Feb. 21, 2005
WALNUT CREEK, Calif.-Oregon senior guard Brandi Davis has been named the U.S. Bank Pac-10 Women's Basketball Player of the Week for Feb. 15-21, Commissioner Tom Hansen announced today.
Davis, a native of La Habra, Calif., averaged 17.5 points and 2.5 rebounds in two games as Oregon swept Arizona State and Arizona. On the weekend, she shot 50.0 percent from the field (13-of-26), 39.0 percent from beyond the arc (7-of-18) and 100.0 percent (2-of-2) from the foul line.
In Oregon's 66-59 victory over Arizona State on Feb. 17, Davis led Oregon with a game-high 16 points, 12 of which she made in the first half, and made 6-of-11 shots overall.
In the 69-51 win over Arizona on Feb. 19, Davis sparked the Ducks with 13 of her team-high 19 points in the second half. She shot 7-of-15 overall, including 5-of-12 from long range. Davis also added four rebounds, two assists, one blocked shot, one steal and no turnovers in 30 minutes of play.
Oregon (18-7 overall, 11-5 Pac-10) enters the week in second place in the Pac-10, a half-game ahead of USC. The Ducks travel to the Bay Area to face Stanford and California on Thursday and Saturday, respectively.
The Player of the Week honor is the second for Davis and is the 28th all-time selection for Oregon.
ALSO NOMINATED: Amy Denson, ASU; Candice Wiggins, STAN; Nikki Blue, UCLA; Brynn Cameron, USC; Breanne Watson, WASH; Ariana Scales, WSU.
2004-05 PAC-10 WOMEN'S BASKETBALL PLAYERS OF THE WEEK: Nov. 29- Noelle Quinn, UCLA; Dec. 6- Noelle Quinn, UCLA; Dec. 13- Kylan Loney, ASU; Dec. 20- Dee-Dee Wheeler, ARIZ; Dec. 30- Andrea Bills, ORE; Jan. 5- Noelle Quinn, UCLA; Jan. 10- Candice Wiggins, STAN; Jan. 17- Eshaya Murphy, USC; Jan. 24- Candice Wiggins, STAN; Jan. 31- Brandi Davis, ORE; Feb. 7- Nikki Blue, UCLA; Feb. 14- Natalie Jones, ARIZ; Feb. 21- Brandi Davis, ORE.