TU’s Williams Named C-USA Women’s Basketball Player of the Week

Monday, January 28th 2008, 3:46 pm
By: News On 6

TU's Larrissa Williams was announced on Monday as the Conference USA Women's Basketball Player of the Week.

The sophomore scored 21 points for the Golden Hurricane en route to a 70-68 victory over SMU last week.  She also pulled down seven rebounds, shot 53.8% from the field and hit seven of eight free throws in 33 minutes of action.  

Williams leads TU with 13.7 points per game and 9.6 rebounds per game this season, and ranks eighth and second, respectively, among all C-USA players.  She has also recorded 30 blocks, 25 assists and 16 steals in 19 games.

This is Williams' first Conference USA Player of the Week honor and the first for Tulsa this season.