Pac-12 announces Women’s Basketball Players of the Week, presented by Nextiva - March 1, 2021
Mar 1, 2021
SAN FRANCISCO - The Pac-12 today announced its women’s basketball Players of the Week, presented by Nextiva.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Charisma Osborne, So., G, UCLA (Moreno Valley, Calif.)
1 GP, 18.0 ppg, 10.0 rpg, 12.0 apg, .500 3FG (3-6), .778 FT (7-9).
Became the seventh player in UCLA history to record a triple-double after posting 18 points, 10 rebounds and a career-high 12 assists in the win over USC.
Didn’t record a single turnover in 34 minutes of action.
Shot 3-of-6 (.500) from deep and went 7-of-9 (.778) from the charity stripe.
This is Osborne’s second weekly honor of the season and UCLA’s 66th all-time.
Also nominated: Aari McDonald, ARIZ; Taya Hanson, ASU; Sedona Prince, ORE; Aleah Goodman, OSU; Kiana Williams, STAN; Johanna Teder, WSU.
FRESHMAN OF THE WEEK: Jaddan Simmons, Fr., G, ARIZONA STATE (Green Bay, Wisc)
1 GP, 15.0 ppg, 2.0 apg, 2.0 spg, .250 3FG (1-4), .857 FT (6-7).
Led Arizona State to an upset of No. 9 Arizona in the Territorial Cup.
Scored 15 points, 11 of which came in the final 9:20 of play, and accounted for the Sun Devils’ first seven points in overtime.
Went 6-of-7 (.857) from the line, and hit a key free throw with 13 seconds left in overtime to seal the victory.
This is the first Freshman of the Week nod for Simmons, and Arizona State’s second all-time.
Also nominated: Sasha Goforth, OSU; Jordyn Jenkins, USC; Charlisse Leger-Walker, WSU.