TU's Adams Named C-USA Defensive Player Of The Week Again - NewsOn6.com - Tulsa, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports - KOTV.com |

TU's Adams Named C-USA Defensive Player Of The Week Again

Posted: Updated:
TULSA -

The Conference USA league office announced on Monday that Tulsa senior libero Jessica Adams was named the C-USA Defensive Player of the Week for the third time this season.

For Adams, the Tulsa career digs leader with 2,065, this marks the 12th time she has the won the award.

Adams recorded her 2,000th kill against Southern Methodist on Wednesday as the 2011 C-USA Libero of the Year tallied 31 digs against the Mustangs in a 3-1 victory.

She followed that up with a 21-dig performance in a sweep of Marshall where she recorded a career high eight assists. Adams rounded out her successful weekend with 23 digs and four assists in a sweep of East Carolina.

During the three game stretch, Adams averaged 7.50 digs, 1.20 assists and 0.30 service aces per set. Additionally, the Hurricane as a whole hit .259, in part to the passing of Adams.

After a six-game home stand, the Hurricane will head to Houston for a pair of matches. TU will face Houston on Friday at 7 p.m. before taking on Rice on Sunday at 1 p.m.

Live Radar

WARN Interactive

More Sports

  • OSU Cowboys

    Get all your OSU Cowboys information from sports highlights to the latest news & videos.

  • OU Sooners

    Find the latest sports news, schedules and more for the OU Sooners now!

  • ORU Golden Eagles

    ORU Golden Eagles fans can find the latest news on the team, scores and video here!

  • OKC Thunder

    Thunder Up! Get the latest sports news, game highlights, videos and updates on the team.

Powered by Frankly
News On 6
303 N. Boston Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74103
Newson6.com is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the stories, pictures and loves of Oklahomans across our great state.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 KOTV. Oklahoma Traveler™ is a registered trademark of Griffin Communications. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.