Nov. 25, 2013
BIG EAST Player of the Week
Tori Rule, Providence, G
Rule averaged 22.7 points, 4.0 rebounds and 1.7 steals per game in a 2-1 week for the Friars. Her scoring high was a 32-point effort in a win over Dartmouth on Nov. 18. It was the highest single game scoring total by a BIG EAST player this season. The junior has posted four 20-point games so far this year and is averaging 21.5 ppg.
BIG EAST Rookie of the Week
Natalie Butler, Georgetown, C
Butler wins the award for a second straight week. In a 66-64 win against Princeton, she scored the game-winning basket with 4.4 seconds left. She finished with 14 points, five rebounds and three assists. It was the Hoyas' only game of the week. Butler is averaging 15.8 points and 11.5 reobunds.
BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll
Jasmine Penny, F, DePaul
Recorded her first career double-double with 21 points and 10 rebounds in a victory against Illinois State.
Katie Young, F, Marquette
Averaged 24.5 points and 13.0 rebounds in a 1-1 week, including 28 points in a win against Central Michigan.
Aliyyah Handford, G, St. John's
Posted 27 points, 11 rebounds and four assists in a win against Quinnipiac.
Tabatha Richardson-Smith, G/F, Seton Hall
Recorded 15 points, nine rebounds and five assists in a win against Wagner.
Devon Kane, G, Villanova
Scored VU's last 19 points of the game in an overtime win at Sacred Heart. Helped the Wildcats to a 2-0 week.